Category Archives: State Parks

Twin Cities and Bemidji, MN

A stop at Big Bass Lake on the Paul Bunyan Trail

Allright. I’m making a feeble attempt to try to keep up with this darn blog now. We’re still having a great time in Minnesota.  Right now we’re in Duluth, on Lake Superior (more on that later), but over the past couple of weeks, we’ve visited the Twin Cities, and a great little state park called Lake Bemidji. Minneapolis was a nice change from being, what felt like, so deep away from any sort of city for so long.  We saw Obama bumper stickers! And there were whole foods and Trader Joes!  We stayed in a KOA in a suburb of …read more »


Season Update — Utah, Wyoming, Montana, South Dakota

Crazy Horse.  Four Mount Rushmores could fit inside his head (which it still the only part finished).

Wow, it’s been something like three months since we’ve updated the blog!  We’re just not good at this blogging thing.  Between work and play, there’s just not much time left for documenting it.  (By the way, if you’ve got Instagram, we do update that quite frequently. We’re “the_ls_calypso” on there). We just had two days of fall weather, officially after Labor Day.  Time to summarize everything else that has happened since Spring. We spent time in Salt Lake City, where we had some of the best food of the trip so far — not what we expected.  Amazing mole at …read more »