Camping Hiking

Peaks of Otter Campground

It had been several years since I’d taken the A-Liner to the mountains so I was excited to find that sites were readily available in the NPS campgrounds along the Blue Ridge Parkway. With so many campgrounds requiring reservations months in advance, it was nice to be able to hit the road on short notice.


Ocracoke and Cape Hatteras Camping

I’ve never been much for traveling over a holiday weekend so I waited until after the July 4th crowds had headed home and, once again, headed down the Outer Banks for a bit of an extended weekend. This time, the destination was Ocracoke Island. I generally make a stop on Ocracoke at least once during


Frisco Camping

I hadn’t gotten quite enough of the Outer Banks and Rodanthe so I hitched up the A-Liner and headed down to my favorite National Park Service Campground at Frisco. Although it’s similar in size and layout to the other 3 NPS campgrounds, Frisco has some contour which allows some sites to be high enough to


Rodanthe Camping

Among other things, the pandemic has kept my camper safely stored in the garage for at least 2 years. It’s time to dust it off and hit the road. And what better way to get back in the groove than a quick trip down to one of my favorite private campgrounds on the Outer Banks