This spring break we decided to head down to Kentucky to spend a few days checking out Cumberland Gap National Historic Park and [...]
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore is part of the National Park System. Being from the Chicago area, I've been visiting the Indiana Dunes since [...]
Our next stop was Antietam National Battlefield. Though much smaller than Gettysburg, Antietam was no less powerful.
Goal: Enjoy the Grand Canyon As stated in an earlier post, we decided to stay in Camp Verde, AZ, about 2 hours south of the Grand Canyon. We stayed so far away because we did not plan early enough to stay (affordably) any closer. It was Fourth of July weekend and EVERYTHING was booked! Even campsites. My advice: if you plan on visiting one of the famous National Parks on July 4th weekend, plan ahead.