Category Archives: Camping

Custer State Park and Mt Rushmore

Well we are cramming in a bit of travel this Summer.  It was Joel’s birthday on Saturday and he really wanted to go and see Mt Rushmore so we planned a very last minute road trip up through Wyoming and … Continue reading

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The Grand Canyon

I have had a few people tell me about their slightly underwhelming experience of the Grand Canyon and how crazy busy it is with tourists.  It made me a little nervous that I was going to be driving the 11 … Continue reading

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Campfire Beans

The combination of kids getting a little older and this move to California has got our family enjoying the great outdoors a lot more.  To go for a good bush walk (or a hike as it is known around here) … Continue reading

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We have been enjoying our very first summer here in California with a couple of camping trips.  We left our camping gear back in Australia – neither of us can figure out exactly why we did that but everything was … Continue reading

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