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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 [...]

A Return to McCormick’s Creek + 3 Dog Adventure Continues

A Return to McCormick’s Creek + 3 Dog Adventure Continues

With another week of the three dog adventure and to beat the heat, McCormick's Creek was our next stop. With it's close proximity to our previous spot and the next spot following it made perfect sense. I'm happy we returned to this park, it is truly one of my favorite Indiana State Parks. This time [...]