Addison Oaks Park

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I am going to try real hard not to come off as negative about this campground. In fact let me preface this post with the following statement ” we were at the wrong place, at the wrong time”.

Terri and I needed a place to camp that would put us close to my niece’s wedding this weekend. Terri booked a site at Addison Oaks which is part of the Oakland County Park system. I had driven by this place not too long ago, but I never actually went in.

This is where things get interesting. You see, since we were just in the area for a wedding, we were not going to be doing any typical “camping”. We were just going to get dressed up, then come and go.

We did have a paved campsite but everything else around us was MUD! It had been raining quite a lot in this area and since dirt and water make MUD, we were in the middle of a MUDDY mess.

Not only were we dressed for a wedding but to make matters worse I had spent the entire last week washing and waxing both the Silverado and Montana. BUMMER!

To top things off, as soon as I got back into the truck we both instantly noticed a truly horrible stench. That is when I noticed that I had stepped in some extremely rude owner’s huge pile of dog “$#!t”.

Why can’t people be nice? Come on now! Our entire campsite was littered with these landmines.

S#%T

Now back to the story. The park itself really wasn’t that bad. In fact, it would be a nice place to camp if all the things listed above hadn’t happened to us. Here are some photos of the place.

 

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