Category Archives: Fun Places to Visit

Quad City Day Visit

After HWH froze our leveling system component, the leveling system performed flawfully as expected (refused to wake up and level, stayed asleep when cold like me).  A new circuit board was required and once installed had to endure a second … Continue reading

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In the Middle of Nowhere

On Google Earth, the HWH shop appears to be in a corn field in the middle of nowhere Iowa (ok the corn is not yet planted on the Google Earth picture, but believe me it sprouted up all around that … Continue reading

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Marking one off Storm’s Bucket List

We have been surprised at the number of low cost beautiful little county and city run RV parks in this part of the country.  We learned by visiting with our camp neighbors in these parks that they are mostly used … Continue reading

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Traveling in the footsteps of Lewis and Clark

On the first pilgrimage Storm and I made out west we stopped over for one night in a campground on the Missouri river just outside of Yankton, South Dakota.  Without ever discussing it or even remembering the exact name of … Continue reading

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An Independence Day Quandary

Leisurely rolling our way across the South Dakota plains, we stopped for the night in Presho where we were informed by the campground host that we should not miss the 4th of July celebration in nearby Vivian (population 119).  According … Continue reading

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South Dakota Air and Space Museum

I lied earlier when I said that Storm and I did not have the commitment needed to visit the underground launch facility at the Minuteman Missile National Historic Site.  After everyone left to return to NC, Storm and I found … Continue reading

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Our Custer, SD Vacation

There are so many things to see in the area around Rapid City, SD that I cannot list them all here.  We were lucky enough to visit: Custer State Park – where we hiked the Creekside Trail with Priscilla, paddled … Continue reading

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