Travel Log 12/21/2018

Pensacola, Florida On Friday, December 14, 2018 we drove from Coe Landing County Park near Talahassee to Big Lagoon State Park near Pensacola, where we stayed for two nights. The campsites had plenty of privacy and were level and spacious. Big Lagoon refers to the lagoon behind the barrier islands offshore in the Gulf. There [...]

Travel Log 7/4/2018

Gettysburg National Military Park, Pennsylvania After returning from our side trip to Florida, we re-visited the Gettysburg National Military Park and did the audio driving tour of the area. I highly recommend this to anyone who visits. There are nearly 1400 monuments erected across the plains and forests of the battlefield. Descriptions of them can [...]

Travel Log 6/20/2018

Scranton, Pennsylvania area While in the Scranton area, we spent three nights at Lackawanna State Park. We were in a loop pretty much by ourselves (since it was midweek). We left on Friday, so I'm sure the campground probably filled up, but it was definitely quiet while we were there. The park has a nice [...]

Travel Log 6/13/2018

Syracuse, New York area We spent three nights at Pleasant Lake Campground, a privately-run place just north of Syracuse.     While in the area we visited Fort Ontario in the town of Oswego on the shore of Lake Ontario. Fort Ontario is a star-shaped fort with an interesting history. It was built by the [...]