Grayton Beach
Gulf Coast Scenic Drive

Grayton Beach Florida

May 23, 2016 admin 2

Along with Apalachicola, Grayton Beach is our favorite community along the Florida Gulf Scenic Drive (Scenic Highway 30A). In contrast to slickly landscaped condo communities created by a myriad of developers, little Grayton Beach is […]

Gulf Coast Scenic Drive

Smokin’ on the Square BBQ Cookoff

May 19, 2015 roscoe 0

On March 7th we caught the 6th annual Smokin’ on the Square BBQ Cook-off Festival held at Pensacola’s Seville Square park in Pensacola’s Historic District. Visiting Pensacola Florida Things to See and Do Pensacola Restaurants & […]

Gulf Coast Scenic Drive

Fort Pickens National Park

May 3, 2015 roscoe 2

Fort Pickens & Gulf Islands National Seashore Park Pensacola Beach, Florida What is there to do at Fort Pickens Gulf Islands Park & Campground? Fishing, beach combing, swimming, and sunbathing on sparsely populated white sand […]

Great River Road

Historic Stillwater Minnesota

December 4, 2013 roscoe 0

Historic River Towns – Stillwater, Minnesota With Jo’s sister Donna and husband Dan, this will be our fourth historic river town and historic hotel Thanksgiving weekend. Previously we have enjoyed Galena, Illinois and the DeSoto […]


Great River Road

Fall Festival Great River Road

October 16, 2013 roscoe 0

McGregor Fall Arts and Crafts Festival Fall colors were starting to break out along the Mississippi River and a perfect weather forecast for the weekend encouraged Jo and I to head to McGregor, Iowa for […]

Lake Superior Circle Tour

UP 200 Sled Dog Marathon

February 22, 2013 roscoe 0

Start of the UP200 Sled Dog Marathon – Marquette, Michigan Upper Peninsula Updated Jan 6, 2015 Friday night in Marquette thousands of people lined up along snow covered West Washington Street to watch the beginning […]

Great River Road

Fall Trip to Marquette-McGregor Iowa

November 6, 2012 roscoe 2

Quaint Mississippi River Road Towns ARVY, our RV motor home, had not been driven in well over a month, the gas in its tank was getting old, and we needed to mix some fuel additive […]

Barn Bluff
Golf Course Reviews

Red Wing, Minnesota

September 24, 2012 roscoe 0

Golfing and Dining in Red Wing In September Jo and I spent some time in Red Wing. Earlier we had spent some time in Duluth to attend the Duluth KIA Drag Races & Car Show. […]


Golf Course Reviews

Fall Color Thunder Bay Ontario

October 19, 2011 roscoe 0

Fall Color Trip to Thunder Bay During our recent Minnesota North Shore Color Tour, we decided to extend our travels to run up as far north as Thunder Bay, Ontario. The color was not as […]

Lake Superior Circle Tour

Ashland RV Park

May 29, 2011 roscoe 0

Ashland-Bayfield RV Campgrounds On a recent visit we learned Ashland’s Kreher RV Park has posted a rate increase, their first in a number of years. Their regular rate for water and electric is now $25 […]

Lake Superior Circle Tour

Holiday Travel to Duluth, Minnesota

December 3, 2010 roscoe 1

Snowshoeing & Christmas Lights The weekend after Thanksgiving Jo and I decided to run up to Duluth, Minnesota one of our favorite towns around Lake Superior. Last year the Duluth Chamber & Visitors Bureau together […]