Category: National Parks

Great Smokey Mountains

Visited: November 2020 Accommodations: Spring Hill Suites, Pidgeon Forge (Free with Time share promo) Duration: 2-3 days This was a long weekend trip planned during Covid, as stated in my previous post we answered a phone call for a Marriot Time Share Promo and… Continue Reading “Great Smokey Mountains”

Gateway Arch National Park

Visited: November 2020 Accommodations: Driving from home to Gatlinburg, TN this was a stop on the way Duration: 3-4 hours This National Park was a great stopping point on our way to our final destination of Great Smokey Mountains National Park. During Covid we… Continue Reading “Gateway Arch National Park”

Mammoth Cave National Park

Visited: July 2020 Accommodations: Staying with family in Ohio Duration: 5 hours Our trip to Mammoth Cave was a Covid trip, we did this park in the summer while visiting my brother’s family in Cincinnati. Not everything was open on our trip but we… Continue Reading “Mammoth Cave National Park”

Everglades National Park

Visited: March 2020 Location: Homestead, Florida Accommodations: Houseboat rental Flamingo Adventures in Everglades National Park Duration: 3 days At one point in time I was talking to some guy somewhere, if I remember correctly we were in the infield of the Daytona Speedway at… Continue Reading “Everglades National Park”

Crater Lake National Park

Visited: August 2019 Accommodations: Crater Lake Mazama Cabins Duration: 2 nights, 1.5 days Crater Lake National Park is a photographer’s dream! We pulled into the Cabins (Mazama Cabins) around sunset so we didn’t get to enjoy the park the first night. We unpacked in… Continue Reading “Crater Lake National Park”

Redwoods National Park

Visited: August 2019 Duration: 2 full days and then some….. Accommodations: AirBNB Idyllic Coastal Log House in Trinidad, CA Redwoods National Park, the whole reason for this year’s National Park Trip Season 4. Each child was given a summer task (last year) to write… Continue Reading “Redwoods National Park”

Lassen Volcanic National Park

Visited: July 2019 Duration: 2 full days Accommodations: Livings Springs RV and Cabins (reserved on Air BNB) highly recommend. Lassen Volcanic National Park illustrates Earth’s most powerful forces. All four types of rock that originate from volcanoes can be found here in this park;… Continue Reading “Lassen Volcanic National Park”

Great Basin National Park

Visited: July 2019 Duration: 6-7 hours, a full day Accommodations: Hidden Canyon Retreat (highly recommend) Let’s start this post off by stating that Great Basin National Park has gone right into my top ten National Parks with the possibility of top 5. This is Nevada’s… Continue Reading “Great Basin National Park”

Cuyahoga Valley National Park

Visited: August 2018 Duration: 1/2 day (could have been 2 days) Accommodations: Baymont by Wyndham Boston Heights Cuyahoga Valley National Park was our final destination on National Park Trip Season 3.  We are making the trek back towards home.  I had planned about a… Continue Reading “Cuyahoga Valley National Park”

Acadia National Park

Visited: August 2018 Duration: 3 days, 4 nights Accommodations:  Holiday Inn, Bar Harbor.  Only place I could find with Bunk beds in a separate room. Acadia National Park!!  We were so excited to get to this park on National Park Trip Season 3. Me,… Continue Reading “Acadia National Park”

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