Enjoy The Alfred B. Maclay Garden State Park In Full Bloom In Tallahassee, Florida

One of the things I knew I would be doing when my parents came to visit Florida this year was seeing the Alfred B. Maclay Garden State Park which just happened to be during the blooming season! This was the first thing we did on a sort of cloudy day. We didn't really know what…

Visit Escalante Petrified Forest State Park And Hike The Sleeping Rainbow Trail

One of the last posts I have for our spring Escalante trip is about the Escalante Petrified Forest State Park and the Sleeping Rainbow Trail! This was actually our first stop when we got to Escalante and we spent a few hours there that afternoon. It was somewhere that we always drove past but never…

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18 Pictures Of Interstate State Park In Fall That Will Put This Wisconsin Park On Your Radar

One of the things I always say I'm going to do every year is to see more stuff around home when we visit. I'm usually really bad about this, like this year I've seen nothing. But last fall I went to Interstate State Park and Franconia Sculpture Park with my parents one day! This state…

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Myakka State Park: A Geocaching Paradise In Florida

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. I knew as soon as I knew I was visiting Florida in January, specifically a little South Florida road trip, that I wanted to go to Myakka State Park by Naple specifically to…

The Best Little Beach Near St. Augustine: Anastasia State Park In Florida

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. I love beaches.  It's no secret.  They are the one thing I really want to see more of.  Well, and the springs.  But this is about beaches.  During both of my trips to…

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Fakahatchee Boardwalk: The Perfect Easy Hike Near Everglades City

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. We did the Fakahatchee boardwalk, officially known as the Big Cypress Bend Boardwalk, last year, too and really liked it.  This time though, we got to see the CUTEST baby gators ever. Ok,…

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Hike The Cathedral Spires Trail On The Needles Highway In The Black Hills

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. I loved the Cathedral Spires Trail in the Black Hills.  Like, I loved it so much.  This was such a cool hike and the area is so unique.  It's a trail that takes…

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Hike The Sylvan Lake Loop Trail Along The Needles Highway In South Dakota

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you.  Well, we're finally back to my South Dakota trip from.. October.  Today we're looking back at the Sylvan Lake Loop Trail which is one of the best stops along the Needles Highway in…

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Bison, Burros, And The Black Hills: The Best Things To Do In Custer State Park

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. One of the first things we did when we got to the Black Hills in South Dakota was head to the Custer State Park Wildlife Loop Road, well, right after visiting Wind Cave…

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Visit Edge of the Cedars State Park in Blanding, Utah On Your Four Corners Road Trip

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. Edge of the Cedars State Park is kind of like the Anasazi State Park Museum in Boulder, but bigger.  I remember every time we drove past the sign for it I just thought well,…

La Chua Trail And Sweetwater Wetlands: The Perfect Afternoon Hiking In Gainesville, Florida

**La Chua Trail is currently closed after the boardwalk due to high water levels** There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. The more time I spend in Gainesville, the more I want to get out and see the area.  One…

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Anasazi State Park Museum: A Trip Back In Time In Boulder, Utah

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. After driving past the Anasazi State Park Museum in Boulder, Utah probably 5+ times a summer, last year I finally decided it was time to visit.  I had recently read Finders Keepers and…

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Goosenecks State Park And Valley Of The Gods: Is It Worth It?

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. One of the things I've wanted to do since my first summer in Bullfrog is to visit Valley of the Gods.  Well, it was one of the first things I did once I…

Fakahatchee Hilton: A Gator Haven In South Florida at the Fakahatchee Strand State Park And Preserve

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. I think my favorite stop on our South Florida road trip was the Fakahatchee Hilton.  I bet you're picturing a five-star resort on the beach with unlimited drinks and the best view in…