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RE: Trip Report: The Perfect Family Trip, Northwest 2016

I enjoy your trip reports and pictures. Yes, some of us just have the adventure spirit and love to see the country. Others don't care and they also don't care to hear about trips. You are in good company here!
welove2drive 07/27/16 07:09pm RV Parks, Campgrounds and Attractions
RE: Shawnee National Forest campground advice?

Southern Illinois? The campground at Garden of the Gods is quiet, no hookups, 12 sites. We were there a few years ago and they had a hand pump for water. There is a lot to see in southern Illinois.
welove2drive 07/25/16 08:55pm RV Parks, Campgrounds and Attractions
RE: Looking for good campgrounds in NE Arkansas or SE Missouri

I am not familiar with anything within a couple hours of Memphis. There are many places about 200 miles. So if you have more time... here are a few ideas Eminence, MO - Jacks Fork and Current Rivers , National Scenic riverways (Alley Spring NPS, Current River SP or the new MO State Park Echo Bluff campgrounds--kayaking, caves, fishing, springs Yellville, AR - Buffalo National River (go early in summer for flow)Buffalo Point campground NPS- kayaking, fishing Lake Ouachita, AR - State park, beautiful very clean and deep lake Near Russellville, AR -Petit Jean SP, Mount Magazine SP beautiful area Bull Shoals, AR - Bull Shoals SP below the dam, trout, also the lake Southern IL - Garden of the Gods, 12 primitive sites, Giant City SP, Ferne Clyffe, lots of hiking trails, rocks. Cave in Rock and campground, free ferry nearby to KY to an Amish town to explore. Marcia
welove2drive 07/12/16 08:17pm RV Parks, Campgrounds and Attractions
RE: Winchester Bay RV Resort, Oregon

Plan to enjoy or avoid Dune Fest at Reedsport /Winchester Bay area July 27-31, 2016. They have it every year. We chose to avoid it on our trip 13 years ago. When we rode the dunes there were very few people out there. It was very cool riding along the shore. Marcia
welove2drive 07/12/16 07:49pm RV Parks, Campgrounds and Attractions
RE: Sharing my trip to Mackinac Island - Must visit, Period!

Enjoyed the video.Thank you for sharing. That is on my travel list. Did you see any visitors with dogs? They are allowed and can ride in the carriages. I need to get Gracie trained to ignore horses before we make that trip. Marcia
welove2drive 07/06/16 06:24pm Family Camping
RE: st. George island florida state park

We were there a few years ago in August. Loved the State Park, the beach is long and few people. It would be a bit of a walk from the campground. You can park near the beach. Other people camping said that if you walked the beach along the East side of the island you could find shells. You cannot drive the road is gated. I reserved one of the sites with the low numbers. There was a lot of vegetation and hidden puddles breeding mosquitoes. Maybe the higher numbered sites with the dunes behind the sites wouldn't have so many mosquitoes. Less chance of puddles. Don't think "Oh the mosquitoes can't be that bad." They are so be prepared. We would go back and I recommend camping at the park. Apalachicola is a nice town with grocery stores and shops, etc. It is 12 miles away. Marcia
welove2drive 05/30/16 08:49pm RV Parks, Campgrounds and Attractions
RE: Getting away from it all!

Beautiful! Thanks for sharing.
welove2drive 05/06/16 07:57pm Family Camping
RE: recomendations for campgrounds southern illinois

If you are not necessarily heading down to the Shawnee Forest area Carlyle Lake is 43 miles NW of Mt. Vernon. The Corp parks have some FHU sites. Those are nicely groomed parks. The Eldon Hazlet SP has electric and is in a wooded setting. The Pharaoh campground at Garden of the Gods is a nice, 12 sites, tall pines, pump water and no hookups, $10?.
welove2drive 04/29/16 05:49pm RV Parks, Campgrounds and Attractions
RE: Fl. Keys

We toured Big Pine Fishing Lodge and campground, MM33. Nice place. Key deer roam so no dogs allowed.
welove2drive 04/17/16 07:45pm RV Parks, Campgrounds and Attractions
RE: Favorite Breakfast

We like to have scrambled eggs and asparagus along with toast and coffee from time to time. I will do eggs over easy with some blood sausage, toast with apple butter and coffee but the DW won't eat the blood sausage.
welove2drive 03/24/16 07:38pm Camp Cooks and Connoisseurs
RE: The World's Fair Pavilion, Forest Park Mo.

Babler SP is nice. You can find RV Parks in St. Charles and Eureka.
welove2drive 03/17/16 03:12pm RV Parks, Campgrounds and Attractions
RE: Trip report and lessons learned

Thanks for sharing your trip report and pictures. It sounds like you had a nice relaxing trip!
welove2drive 03/16/16 09:10pm RV Parks, Campgrounds and Attractions
RE: Leadville CO area questions

Thank you for all of the great tips. I will copy it to my notes. I think we are going to travel around with out reservations. That is fun.
welove2drive 03/11/16 07:28pm RV Parks, Campgrounds and Attractions
RE: Leadville CO area questions

Wow! Thanks to all of you for so much great information! I forgot to mention that we will be in CO probably Monday - Thursday. I am really concerned about altitude sickness. Maybe we should look for a lower elevation to explore for two days then move to a higher elevation. Is the Garden of the Gods (6,400') low enough? Any suggestions? We like National and State parks. Since we will be there during the week do you think that we would have any problem finding a site for two days in a couple of locations?
welove2drive 03/10/16 08:23pm RV Parks, Campgrounds and Attractions
RE: Leadville CO area questions

Thanks for the tip 2lazy4U. I hadn't thought of altitude sickness. Bionic Man, Our TT is about 33' incl. tongue. There are sites available at both campgrounds. I am trying to decide which one to reserve.
welove2drive 03/09/16 09:38pm RV Parks, Campgrounds and Attractions
Leadville CO area questions

DH and I and our dog are thinking about heading to Colorado. I have been researching and looking for a campground on a lake with beautiful view. We have a 33' TT. I am considering the Leadville, CO area in mid August for 4-5 nights. I am looking at Whitestar camp at Twin Lakes. We are interested in the Train ride in Leadville, exploring Independence Pass and visiting Buena Vista. Twin Lakes is between the towns and at Indep. Pass so it seems like a good choice. Also looking at Molly Brown camp at Turquoise Lake in Leadville. Let me know your thoughts or comparisons of these two campgrounds or others that I may have missed. Ease of pulling a tote to the dump station. The only dump open by Molly Brown is at Printer Boy. That looks far on the map. Have you rented a boat at Twin Lakes? Did you do the train ride? We can take our dog (Golden retriever 1 1/2 yrs.+) on the train. Have you rode with your dog? Do you need to drive all the way to Aspen to get the best out of Independence Pass? Highlights of your trip to this area? I have googled these places and read some posts in this forum. I found a couple of recent years reviews but most are several years old. I read that Quincy's restaurant in Leadville is good. Thanks for reading! Marcia
welove2drive 03/09/16 08:07pm RV Parks, Campgrounds and Attractions
RE: Turkey Run State Park IN vs Hocking Hills State Park OH

Turkey Run has great trails. I hiked the rugged trails and they weren't bad. There are a lot of steps in some areas, some ladders, ledges, a hill side of boulders to climb. Some trails follow drainage areas and you may get your feet wet. Don't forget water! I wouldn't want to hike after a rain as the rocks would be slick. Most trails start across the swinging bridge but there is a trail at the far end of the campground. It is a nice trail. We were there in 2015 and did not have the water issue that Itching2go described.
welove2drive 03/08/16 09:25pm RV Parks, Campgrounds and Attractions
RE: Getting To Estes Park/RMNP in 2016-2017

Thank you for posting this information. We hope to head to CO this summer. I'm not sure if we will go to Estes Park but I saved the info.
welove2drive 03/02/16 09:38pm Roads and Routes
RE: Spring vacation in Arkansas

We stayed at Lake Dardanelle SP, and visited Jean Petit SP, Mt. Nemo SP and Mount Magazine then moved south to Lake Ouachita SP. Buffalo Point Rec Area is a beautiful area along the Buffalo River. Bull Shoals SP is nice, it is below the dam at Bull Shoals Lake.
welove2drive 02/19/16 07:05pm RV Parks, Campgrounds and Attractions
RE: Anyone stay at St Louis RV Park

Its also across the street from the police station Its is a very questionable area The way things are going in the city these days I would not stay there I would rent a car and stay in Babler State Park an easy drive to the city X2 Babler SP is near Chesterfield. There is an Enterprise Rent a Car on Chesterfield Airport Road. They may deliver a car to you. We no longer ride the Metro Link, to much crime and lack of security on the train. Be careful while in St. Louis.
welove2drive 02/17/16 06:58pm RV Parks, Campgrounds and Attractions
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