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Camping near Phoenix, Arizona – Tonto National Forest – Coon Bluff Campground & Apache Trail Boondock

Camping near Phoenix, Arizona – Tonto National Forest – Coon Bluff Campground & Apache Trail Boondock

In February 2020, I started my first travels around beautiful Arizona after attending Gem & Jam Festival in Tucson, AZ (highly recommended if you’re thinking of going sometime!) I am not one that likes to pay for camping often, although I will do it if […]

JEDEDIAH SMITH REDWOODS STATE PARK – Car Camping Northern California

JEDEDIAH SMITH REDWOODS STATE PARK – Car Camping Northern California

We traveled up from Mt. Shasta > Oregon > Washington and back down the coast.  And any time we encountered a big tree while hiking, we would trip out for a bit and then I would remember, “This isn’t even in the GIANT ones…” Referring […]

SPOTS WORTH EXPLORING – Oregon Coast Car Camping

SPOTS WORTH EXPLORING – Oregon Coast Car Camping

Take time to make your soul happy.   After camping at Devil’s Lake Recreation Area in Southern Oregon, we had no destination spot ideas to hit along the coast.  Also, it was was a pretty rainy, stormy day. So we just went for it, trying […]

THREE CAPES SCENIC LOOP – Oregon Coast Car Camping

THREE CAPES SCENIC LOOP – Oregon Coast Car Camping

Maybe I was riding a high off of delicious cheese and ice cream from Tillamook Creamery, but we actually missed the first cape out of the Three Capes Scenic Loop The 2 out of the 3 capes we did hit were EPIC spots to see […]

CAPE ARAGO BEACH LOOP: SUNSET BAY, SHORE ACRES, & CAPE ARAGO – Oregon Coast Car Camping

CAPE ARAGO BEACH LOOP: SUNSET BAY, SHORE ACRES, & CAPE ARAGO – Oregon Coast Car Camping

“Whatever makes you feel the sun from the inside out, chase that.” – GEMMA TROY After two previous rainy days, even if we woke up groggy in the Walmart parking lot, seeing some blue skies meant it was going to be a grrrrrreat day! We […]

LAKE TAHOE – Revisiting this gem of California

LAKE TAHOE – Revisiting this gem of California

The first time I went to Lake Tahoe in California was back in 2000 for a family reunion when I was 8 years old.  I remember having a blast with my family, but at that young of an age, I didn’t necessarily take in all […]

TILLAMOOK CREAMERY- A Dairy Lover’s Dream

TILLAMOOK CREAMERY- A Dairy Lover’s Dream

Note: the beginning of this article was written in February 2019 when I fully supported Tillamook, then I found out information to make me feel otherwise… read full article to find out. Although it is not necessary a travel nature spot – YOU MUST STOP […]

COLORADO CAR CAMPING – Beautiful spots to explore

COLORADO CAR CAMPING – Beautiful spots to explore

Back in December 2018, my boyfriend and I both had our first time exploring Colorado and we understand why everyone seems to be moving there! Though it was the cold winter, the beauty around this state is undeniable.  It is any active persons dream. We […]

ASTORIA, CANNON BEACH, & MORE – Oregon Coast Car Camping

ASTORIA, CANNON BEACH, & MORE – Oregon Coast Car Camping

During our recent trip in January 2019 around the Pacific Northwest, there were moments I found it difficult to find information on where to sleep, places we were going, what not – so I share in hopes that it helps your future travels!  People helping […]

CAR CAMPING the WASHINGTON COAST

CAR CAMPING the WASHINGTON COAST

Our goals were to get to to tippiest top of the Washington coast, which meant we were heading to Cape Flattery. You take the 101 to the 113 to the 112 to get all the way up there.  Unfortunately, once we got there, the road […]