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Tahquamenon Rivermouth

Tahquamenon Falls State ParkTahquamenon Falls State ParkWe arrived to the park late in the evening. The front check-in was closed, so we just drove right in. The park was completely full except for our spot. There was an orange pylon reserving our site. Sounds like this is becoming a pattern since there was only one spot left when we pulled into our last campsite.… Continued

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Traverse City State Park

Traverse City State ParkThis is exactly what the doctor ordered. A quiet and relaxing week near Grand Traverse Bay. With the exception of the trucks & tractors working on the road out front, an occasional airplane taking off, a train or two and a brief spring shower every so often, this camping trip has been long over due.… Continued

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Bay City State Park

Once again this year we have found ourselves at the Bay City State Park. And once again we have found ourselvesmosquito spending most of our time indoors because of the extremely bad mosquito infestation problem here. It is really a shame that the bugs are so bad here.… Continued

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South Higgins Lake State Park

BugSamcker CampfireI want to begin by saying that we have never camped at this state park before. We have heard other campers say how nice it is and we have even driven through it to check it out. We, however, have never actually stayed here.… Continued

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Wilson State Park

We have gathered with friends and family again this year at Wilson State Park to celebrate the Fourth of July and share a marvelous feast.

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This year we tried something new and fried up some wings. They turned out pretty good, although I did miss the age-old tradition of cooking over a campfire.… Continued

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