On this road trip, we set out to get to the Rocky Mountains in a much shorter time than when we came out this way in 2015. So, instead of 21 days, it took us 6 days. Our first stop was New Jersey (only about a 3.5 hour ride), where we stayed for … [Continue reading] about Road Trip 2017. So it begins!
And it wasn't the trip we were taking either. We were originally headed out to the southwest. We were going to the Grand Canyon, Zion, Arches and Bryce National Parks, among other places. We researched those places. We watched National Parks films … [Continue reading] about This is not the trip you would have taken
We headed toward Shenandoah National Park, but couldn't get a camping spot for the next night, so we made a stop off to Luray to visit the caverns. The place Jake found was lovely, a cabin with a great pool, ping pong, a hot tub on our deck. It was a … [Continue reading] about Middle of Nowhere, Virginia
We've spent a few days in DC checking out some museums, hanging around the National Mall, and touring George Washington's Mount Vernon estate (something we wanted to do last year, but didn't have time for). It's been great. Oh, we also got a chance … [Continue reading] about DC
So, mostly we stayed at the camp, doing...camp things. Jake took the big 3 into town for an Amish buggy ride at one point (which was apparently more like a horse-drawn wagon with 20 other tourists, not so much a buggy). Otherwise, it was camp stove - … [Continue reading] about Camping in Amish Country