On the Hunt for Fun on the South Carolina & Georgia Shores

Heading southbound on the downward slope of our trip, we find ourselves at Hunting Island State Park, located north of Hilton Head Island.  The drive into the town of Beaufort has us surrounded on all sides with salt marshes, pine trees and historic sites that celebrate the Gullah/Geechee culture of the area.   Fresh seafood markets … More On the Hunt for Fun on the South Carolina & Georgia Shores

Why Doesn’t Anyone Ever Talk About the Beauty of Southwest Virginia?

Grayson Highlands State Park didn’t earn its name for nothing, that’s for sure. High-lands is putting it mildly with Mt. Rodgers being Virginia’s highest point at over 5,100 ft. Absolutely beautiful country with winding roads that make traveling through the Great Smokey Mountains a cake walk. The park is expansive with gorgeous picnic areas, miles … More Why Doesn’t Anyone Ever Talk About the Beauty of Southwest Virginia?

North Georgia Bound

About 5 hours north of our Florida stop, we find ourselves in the teeny tiny town of Reidsville, Georgia. What’s nearby? Not a whole lot. But the park, Gordonia Alatamaha, not unlike the other Georgia State Parks we’ve been to in the past, is really beautiful. We stake out our spot directly on the lake … More North Georgia Bound