Calvert Cliffs State Park in Maryland - Perfect for Fossil Hunting
State Parks

Calvert Cliffs State Park Fossil Hunting

Calvert Cliffs State Park in Maryland is located on the banks of the Chesapeake Bay and is the perfect place to take the kids for some fossil hunting. Destination: Calvert Cliffs State Park in MarylandDate of Visit: August 2020Kids: Cole (age 14) & Kiley (age 10)Length of Stay: 1/2 Day Calvert Cliffs in Maryland After our recent visit to […]

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Camping at Elijah Clark State park in Georgia
Camping | State Parks

Elijah Clark State Park

Elijah Clark State Park is located in northeast Georgia and sits on Clarks Hill Lake. The park has beautiful camp sites right on the water. After camping at lots of different state parks, this was one of our favorites. Destination: Elijah Clark State ParkDate of Visit: July 2020Kids: Cole (age 13) & Kiley (age 10)Length of Stay: 4 Days […]

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Kayaking Rainbow River in Dunnellon, Florida
Adventures | Florida | State Parks

Rainbow Springs State Park

In an attempt to get out of the house, while participating in social distancing, we’ve been embarking on kayak adventures here in Florida. Recently, we visited Rainbow Springs State Park in Dunnellon for an adventure. Rainbow Springs is Great for Kayaking We launched our kayaks from KP Hole County Park. There is a small fee […]

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Kayaking Rock Springs Kelly Park, the beautiful Emerald Cut of Florida.
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Rock Springs Kelly Park Kayaking

Rock Springs and Kelly Park have been on our kayaking bucket list for a while. With Coronavirus putting a damper on our summer travel plans, we’ve set out to explore more of the natural wonders close to home. A few weeks ago we explored Kelly Park & Rock Springs with our kayaks. If you’re in […]

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5 tips for getting great pictures at The Bean/Cloud Gate in Chicago.
Chicago

How to get Great Pictures at The Bean

No matter how many times we visit Chicago, the kids alway want to make a stop at The Bean. The actual name of the sculpture is Cloud Gate and it’s located at Millennium Park and is free to visit. If you’re looking to take some great pictures at The Beach, we’ve got a few tips […]

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Austin Nature & Science Center at Zilker Park Preserve in Austin, Texas
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Austin Nature & Science Center at Zilker Park

On our recent trip to Austin, we were looking to get the kids outside and exploring for a while. The Nature & Science Center at Zilker Park was the perfect combination of indoor science area and outdoor nature center. Visiting the Austin Science Center When you arrive at the Austin Science Center in Zilker Park, […]

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