Memphis has special history for us as the location of our very first camping trip in a camper during the sweltering Labor Day weekend in 2015. Conditions were very different this time, along with the location, as we got to stay at the popular Tom Sawyer RV park on the banks of the Mississippi River.
For the fourth year in a row we have camped for the Thanksgiving holiday. This year, we had the treat of camping in Asheville, NC near the Blue Ridge Parkway.
New Harmony, Indiana is a historic town with a unique history. Nearby Harmonie State Park offers a great state park filled with trails and a large campground. And, during a rainy day, Evansville offers options to escape the rain. Read on to learn more about our weekend.
We spent two weekends in August exploring Missouri’s river country. The first we spent at Big Spring, where we spent the weekend exploring springs and mills, earning junior ranger badges, and playing in the Current River. The second weekend we stayed at Echo Bluff, where we spent the entire weekend in the State Park, biking, floating, and playing at the great playground.
Shane and Jessica
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