Where adventure was born. The Pinery – Ontario, Canada

Pinery When I think of my love of nature it always stems from my childhood visits to the Pinery. So it only seems fitting my first nature-related post feature that very special place. Located at the underbelly of Ontario (a few hours west of Toronto), this campground and conservation reserve is nestled along the southern… Continue reading Where adventure was born. The Pinery – Ontario, Canada

Campground Notes: Ainsworth Park

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The Columbia River Gorge, is gorgeous. It really is breathtaking and beautiful and a sight to be seen.However, I knew Ainsworth Park was going to be a ‘problem’. It is right on the scenic byway guaranteeing traffic noise. It was right on the rail line (and to be fair, everything along the gorge is on… Continue reading Campground Notes: Ainsworth Park

Campground Notes: Escapees Raccoon Valley, Heiskell

When I first started looking at Knoxville so we could visit the Smoky Mountains, I had designs on getting a lot closer to the park for our stay. Unfortunately, since we were traveling in high season, I couldn’t find a place that had availability for a month and some of the rates were 60+ a… Continue reading Campground Notes: Escapees Raccoon Valley, Heiskell