Day “Trippin”: Western Pictured Rocks Edition

Day “Trippin”:  Western Pictured Rocks Edition

I'm trying to keep up with blogging about our adventures while on the road full time but I find myself falling behind from time to time. There is so much to do on the road. Such as exploring, daily chores, working, relaxing, maintenance, upgrades, supply runs, laundry, and much more. I'll keep this one short [...]

‘Day Trippin’: Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore – Eastern Edition

‘Day Trippin’:  Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore – Eastern Edition

After our adventures near Paradise it was time to continue our travels westward. Our home for the next week, Blind Sucker #2 state forest campground. The campground is located on the Blind Sucker Flooding area, a 1,050 acre lake. With public access to Lake Superior just 1 mile away (either by car or by a [...]

A Tale of Two Parks

A Tale of Two Parks

Continuing our trek north I must tell the tale of 2 very different park experiences. As I've mentioned, traveling during the summer months presents challenges finding spots. Thus far we like sticking to state parks over private campgrounds mostly due to costs. I have yet to check availability at other types of campgrounds but my [...]

Our First “Boondockers Welcome” Site – Edmore, MI

Our First “Boondockers Welcome” Site – Edmore, MI

After leaving Ionia SRA we needed a spot for the weekend as all of the nearby state parks were booked. I signed up for a membership with Boondockerswelcome.com to begin my search while at Ionia SRA. A quick explanation. The website Boondockers Welcome is all about connecting property owners with people traveling via a self [...]

Ionia State Recreation Area – Ionia, MI + Car Trade

Ionia State Recreation Area – Ionia, MI + Car Trade

Our first official Michigan park since we started this full time RV adventure. After leaving Shane's family's house we trekked north about 2 hours to Ionia SRA. You might be wondering how we picked our first stop. Simply, campsite availability. The coastal parks are all booked up so we headed up the middle of the [...]