natchez trace national parkway
Natchez Trace

Natchez Trace Scenic Drive

Natchez Trace National Parkway National Park The Natchez Trace Parkway runs from Natchez, Mississippi to Nashville, Tennessee, about 440 miles. Traveling the Trace is an excellent way to step back in time to an era […]

Fort Pickens Campground
Gulf Coast Scenic Drive

Fort Pickens Campground | Pensacola Beach

Fort Pickens Campground RV Park Review Pros & Cons, What to like and not like about camping at Fort Pickens. See campground maps, pictures, information and links below. The Fort Pickens Gulf Islands National Park […]


Gulf Coast Scenic Drive

Fort Pickens National Park

Camping and Visiting 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 […]

Raspberry Island Lighthouse Apostle Islands
Lake Superior Circle Tour

Raspberry Island Lighthouse

Raspberry Island Lighthouse Tour – Apostle Islands The Raspberry Island Lighthouse is one of six lighthouses in the Apostle Islands. Three of them are open to the public for guided tours; we elected to tour […]


Lake Superior Circle Tour

Wisconsin Lake Superior Ice Caves

The Bayfield Ice Caves  Touring the ice sculptures of the Bayfield Lake Superior Ice Caves was easily the most popular 2014 & 2015 winter event around Lake Superior. In 2016 the Lake Superior Ice was […]

Gulf Coast Scenic Drive

Historic Pensacola Florida

In the early spring we like to escape the cold Wisconsin winters by traveling to Northern Florida and the Florida Panhandle. One of our favorite places to spend some time is in Pensacola and Pensacola […]

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, […]


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 […]