I love that Governor Dodge State Park sells ice cream cones. Marcia got a peanut butter turtle and I got blueberry pie, with buttery crust.
We returned to Governor Dodge State Park for the first time since last June, when 2 tornados rolled through these valleys, and we had to hide in a cave. It was Father's Day, and the main area at Cox Hollow Lake was jammed. Instead we headed over to Twin Valley Lake, for some mother /… Continue reading Twin Valley Lake
Etta and I enjoy visiting beautiful parts of the country and going on day hikes. Even when these hikes are only a couple miles long, I panic and begin to despair towards the back half. So it's important that we find the right mix of natural beauty and for my sanity's sake, brevity. Fallison Lake… Continue reading Ancient Giants of the Northwoods