Gulf Coast Scenic Drive

Fort Pickens National Park

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

Fall Color Effigy Mounds

Effigy Mounds National Park – Fall Color Hikes Located on the Iowa side of the Upper Mississippi Great River Road, Effigy Mounds is a popular fall color attraction due to its mature mixed hardwood forest, […]

National Parks

Hot Springs National Park

Hot Springs National Park – Camping, Hiking, and Scenic Drives Located near the southern end of Arkansas Scenic Highway 7, Hot Springs National Park is located in the center of the city of Hot Springs […]



Great River Road

Effigy Mounds National Park

Effigy Mounds – McGregor, Iowa Officially called Effigy Mounds National Monument, Effigy Mounds is located in the bluffs overlooking the Mississippi River a few miles north of Marquette and McGregor, Iowa. Visiting the park is […]

Natchez Trace

Natchez Trace Scenic Drive

Natchez Trace National Parkway National Park Pg 1. Natchez Trace-intro THIS PAGE Pg 2.The Trace Parkway Pg 3. Meriwether Lewis Park     The Natchez Trace Parkway runs from Natchez, Mississippi to Nashville, Tennessee, about 440 […]


Isle Royale
Lake Superior Circle Tour

Isle Royale National Park

Hiking the Isle Royale National Park Imogen Reed, Guest Contributor At the far northwest of Michigan is an island closer to both Minnesota and Canada than any other part of the state. So far in […]

Snow Report
Lake Superior Circle Tour

Lake Superior Snow Report

Snow Conditions Around Lake Superior – Jan 23-25, 2012 (For up to date 2013 Winter Snow and Weather around Lake Superior, See links at the bottom of the page for current snow report conditions) So […]