Located along the shores of one the world’s best-protected harbors, Erie, Pennsylvania, takes claim in pivotal maritime history of the Great Lakes. Erie is the city of all transportation; planes, trains and automobiles, boats and even RVs! Since we have this allure to all things maritime, we decided to tour the city of Erie’s waterfront.
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Did you know there is actually an amazing beachfront campground in the desert of Arizona? Cattail Cove State Park Campground has a white sand beach, boat ramp, and 61 campsites right on Lake Havasu. This picturesque Arizona State Park campground offers a broad spectrum of activities for all to enjoy. Read more of what we have to say in our Cattail Cove State Park Campground Review!
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Campground/RV Park: Pocahontas State Park – VIRGINIA
Location: 10301 State Park Road, Chesterfield, VA 23832
Latitude, 37.373973. Longitude, -77.571782.
Date(s) Stayed: 5/26/15 – 5/31/15 and 7/1/18 – 7/15/18
Length of Stay: 2 days and 2 weeks
Site #: #74 pull-through and
Cost per night: $34/night for non-residents
Discount Used: 10% Military
Connections: Electric & Water with Dump Station
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In the spring of 2017, we need a little relaxation for a few days so we stayed at U.S. Corps of Engineers Willow Beach Campground
. While there, we found and explored Toltec Mounds Archeological State Park.
Registered as a National Historic Landmark, Toltec Mounds is located at the Terry Lock and Dam in Willow Beach, not far from Little Rock.
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Not far from the Salt Lake City, Utah, Antelope Island links itself to the mainland by a causeway. We could see the vast Great Salt Lake from both sides. But that wasn’t white sand beaches we saw. It was salt; hence, why it’s called “the Great Salt Lake”. But ironically we didn’t go to see the Antelope. Instead, we went to see the Bison!
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Being our visit in the San Antonio area was drawing to a close in 2016, we were jam-packing excursions that we we’ve seemed to either overlook or time simply caught up to us. One of our must-do places on our list while in the area was to go hike Enchanted Rock.
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Back in 2015, while we were parked at Oasis RV Resort
for a few days in Amarillo, Texas, we took a day to lace up our hiking shoes, stock our backpacks, and grab our walking sticks to head to Palo Duro Canyon. Who would have know there was this big hole in the flatland of the Texas Panhandle?
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Nebraska’s Fort Robinson State Park is a former U.S. Army fort. It’s spread on a 22,000-acre public recreation and historic preservation area located just a couple miles west of Crawford on U.S. Route 20 in the Pine Ridge region of northwest Nebraska. Fort Robinson holds much history that you’ll just have to read about here.
There are two campgrounds in Fort Robinson State Park; Red Cloud Campground which has full hookups and Soldier Creek Campground which has Electric only.
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We visited this Fort as it was recommended by a friend whom we visited in Broken Bow, Nebraska in 2015. Appreciating how we are interested in military history, this proved its worthiness and made a few of our brain cells shine.
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