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Camping in the Mojave Desert National Preserve

Kelso, California

During November we camped here for three days at the Hole-In-The-Wall campground (for information on other campgrounds, fees, etc. click here).

The campground here is a bit lower in elevation than Mid Hills campground (4,400 ft. 252 more words

Preparing for a Great Camping Trip

Suggestions to help plan and prepare for your family camping trip. Make a list of everything you want to take. Pick out a spot in the garage, house or other area and put everything you want to take in this area. 1,181 more words

Tent Camping

Black Rock Canyon Campground ~ The Family's First Camping Trip In Joshua Tree National Park

The kids got a fort building system for Christmas that ended up failing miserably. So from that failure evolved an impulse decision to take the kids on their first ever outdoor camping trip. 672 more words


Our Tent Mansion

We’re going camping this weekend. Just a couple nights in Limpopo Province, so I can finally see that big ol’ baobab tree with a bar in it where we originally planned to celebrate my birthday back in September. 806 more words


Rabbit Lakes

Just a few pictures from the first winter- or is it fall?-hike. Dustin and hiked an easy five miles to Rabbit Lakes in early October. I’m posting a bit out of order, but I want to get in the habit of writing about our amazing trips. 27 more words


Revisited Eagle Lake

We revisited Eagle Lake a few weekends ago. Just a few months later, the trip was a completely different experience. The warmth of July drew packs of people to the Lakes.  527 more words


In a Tent

A moment of weakness, that’s the only way to explain it.  Despite my heretofore utter, adamant (dare I say pig-headed?) refusal to participate in any way in the so-called recreational activity of camping — tent camping, no less — I caved to peer pressure.  745 more words