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Making Memories

Making Memories

There are a lot of different types of camping out there.  You can visit your favorite private campground and partake in various amenities or head out to a national forest and enjoy nature.  Regardless of the location, the time camping with your family is an investment in memories.  Over Memorial Day we headed to Payson Lakes which is located in one of the National Forests about an hour from our home.  The sites in the campground have good separation and there…

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Campground of the Week Episode 51

Campground of the Week Episode 51

In Episode 51 of the Campground of the Week Podcast, we reviewed the Buffalo Campground in Island Park, Idaho.  We have been to this campground several times and have really enjoyed every visit.  Ashley recently gave it the official title of “Our Happy Place.”  You can read all of our blog posts about this great area HERE. Episode 51 is available on iTunes and if you need some help, Click Here for some guidance. You can listen to the episode right here, by…

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A Weekend Away In Jackson Hole

A Weekend Away In Jackson Hole

As the end of the 2016 camping season draws near, Ashley and I decided that we needed another trip for jus the two of us.  At the beginning of 2016 we had a great time going to Zions National Park (just the two of us) and we thought we would head up to Jackson Hole and Grand Teton National Park.  The last time we visited the area was in 2014 on our way home from Yellowstone.  After that trip, both Ashley and I…

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High Uintas Weekend

High Uintas Weekend

The Uinta Mountains offer a great escape from the summer heat and one of our favorite places to stay is the Soapstone Campground.  There are no hookups or great playgrounds, no WiFi, cell service or camp stores; just some of the most beautiful natural beauty in Northern Utah. We were only able to stay for a single night this visit but we were still able to squeeze in several activities.  First up was a visit to the Fairy Forest.  I…

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Our Happy Place

Our Happy Place

For the last two years we have visited Island Park, Idaho and so we couldn’t let the year go by without us paying this awesome area a visit.  Island Park is located about 30 minutes South of West Yellowstone, MT which means its only about 5 more minutes to get into Yellowstone.  Don’t let the population of under 300 fool you; as this has officially become our happy place! On our first night we were able to catch a show at…

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