Category Archives: Illinois

We Dry Camped St. Louis

We Dry Camped St. Louis

Laurie was pretty excited about heading to St. Louis, and her Google map quickly filled with markers of places she wanted to go. We planned on dry camping as much as possible, but quickly found out that St. Louis is not very RV friendly. Most areas around the city have recently (as of this posting) adapted ordinances against overnight

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Dry Camping at Horseshoe Lake State Park

Dry Camping at Horseshoe Lake State Park

Horseshoe Lake 3321 IL-111, Granite City, IL 62040 618-931-0270 http://dnr.state.il.us/lands/Landmgt/parks/r4/horsesp.htm While dry camping around St. Louis, we stayed at Horseshoe lake for a chance to dump, refill, cook outdoors, and drive to places in only the van. Horseshoe lake is located close to St. Louis – about 30 minutes from the city, and also only

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