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Potawatomi State Park – Wisconsin

Potawatomi State Park was the first stop on our 10 day camping trip in Northeastern Wisconsin.  Neither of us had been to Door County before and we had heard so many good things about it.  There are actually five state parks in Door County, four of which allow camping.  We decided on this one because […]

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Hiking Boots – Out With the Old, In With the New

Each year it seems like I push myself more and more to get out and enjoy the outdoors.  Mary and I have definitely found ourselves doing more outdoor activities in 2009 than any other year.  The rise in our participation of such activities has justified an upgrade in gear.  For Christmas this season we decided that we […]

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Perrot State Park – Wisconsin

A couple of weeks ago was our last camping trip of the year.  Yes, I realize we could still go camping in November or December, but I’m out of vacation time and the holidays are fast approaching.  Not to mention the cold Wisconsin weather!  And speaking of the cold weather, I will be doing a […]

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Pikes Peak State Park – Iowa

While we were spending time in Southwestern Wisconsin, we also took some time to explore a little bit of Iowa on the other side of the Mississippi.  Although we only spent an afternoon there, it didn’t take us very long to see why it would be worth spending more time in the area. Park Activities […]

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Wyalusing State Park – Wisconsin

Every year my wife and I attend a family reunion at Wyalusing State Park.  This last week was the third year we’ve gone.  It’s a great opportunity to spend time with family, play games, and relax.  In years past we’ve tried to see more of the park while we were there, but we usually ran out […]

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