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Our Stay at Cumpressco Campground – Green Swamp West Tract, Dade City, Florida

Our Stay at Cumpressco Campground – Green Swamp West Tract, Dade City, Florida

Green Swamp Preserve was yet another great place to enjoy a week stay. Like the other great free camping areas in Florida, there are miles of trails to explore. Green Swamp, however, contains two equestrian campgrounds, and features a larger amount of gravel/shell roads than any of our previous stays. This allows for a lot

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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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Dry Camping at Escapees Rainbow Plantation

Dry Camping at Escapees Rainbow Plantation

Rainbow Plantation 14301 Co Rd 28, Summerdale, AL 36580 251-988-8132 www.escapees.com/plantation We have been boondocking on and off for a while now and quite like it. While looking around for boondocking locations we were happy to see that Escapees has a great option for dry camping. After we joined up, we made our way to Escapees

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Styx River Resort

Styx River Resort

Styx River Resort 25301 Water World Rd, Robertsdale, AL 36567 214-306-6868 www.styxriverrvpark.com Laurie loves winning free stuff, so when she can sign up for a chance to win cool stuff, she does. One of her sign-ups had Ocean Canyon Properties giving us a call and offering us free week stay in one of their resorts.

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Suwannee River Rendezvous Resort

Suwannee River Rendezvous Resort

Suwannee River Rendezvous 828 N.E. Primrose Rd., Mayo, FL 32066 386-294-2510 www.suwanneeriverrendezvous.com Of the parks we have stayed at so far, this is the first we were kind of sad to leave. Their pool complex was pretty amazing, and included a hot tub, and heated conversation and swimming pools. The only downside we had, was

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An RV’s Best Friend – a Spill Proof Dog Water Bowl

An RV’s Best Friend – a Spill Proof Dog Water Bowl

Water Boy Spill Proff Water Bowl One thing is for sure, when it comes to living in an RV water is not something you want damaging your floor. When traveling, the movement could cause Gypsy’s water bowl to flip and spill everywhere. Add to that, she started her life with us enjoying flipping her water bowl over, sending

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J-B Weld KwikWood Review for Camper Wood Repair

J-B Weld KwikWood Review for Camper Wood Repair

J-B Weld KwikWood Review for Camper Wood Repair In one of our many inspections, we noticed water damage to the cabinet under our kitchen sink. In looking at options, we came across J-B Weld’s KwikWood Wood Repair Epoxy Putty and decided to try it out. As you may well know the “wood” in most travel

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Best Lightweight RV Mattress: Innerspace Luxury Products RV Mattress Review

Best Lightweight RV Mattress: Innerspace Luxury Products RV Mattress Review

Innerspace Luxury Products RV Mattress When we first bought our used 2008 Forest River Wildwood 29TBSS it had a rather suspect looking sticks and bricks style mattress in it. We knew we would need to throw it out. We initially replaced it with our pillow top queen mattress from our sticks and bricks apartment. We

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