Monthly Archives: October 2013

Giving Ranger Frank A Hand

We woke to the sound of a knock on the door this morning.  It was ‘Ranger Frank’…he was wondering if Michael would be able to help him move a refrigerator and a few other items over at the home here on the battlefield property. Frank and his family have lived here for 32 years and … Continue reading »

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Small Projects & Patiently Waiting…

Michael continues with small projects around the coach.  He wasn’t happy with the way the white bottom of the UDC (universal docking station) was beginning to look dirty & dingy so he used some of the left over diamond plating from the basement to cover the bottom of the UDC. Since we plan to hit … Continue reading »

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Living Vicariously Through Our Kids!

The past few days have been quiet.  We’ve spent the time watching movies, surfing the net and completing regular household chores.  Michael’s also been spending time out on the patio going through Rubbermaid totes (a never-ending task) and he’s also been working on putting the new carpet on the front wall of the basement.  I … Continue reading »

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Olustee Battlefield Tour

We’ve had some very quiet days…not doing much other than existing.  Sure wish this darn government shutdown would end so that I can do the volunteering that I came here to do.  We’re kind of in the middle of nowhere with nothing to do…plus we’re trying to save a few dollars. The temps have been … Continue reading »

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Lotts Island Army Airfield RV Park Review

Park Name: Lotts Island Army Airfield RV Park Date Visited: 9/19 – 9/26/13 Address: Hunter Army Airfield Our Rating: 7 (1 = awful – 10 = top notch) Web address: http://www.militarycampgrounds.us/georgia/94-lotts-island-army-airfield-rv-park Fee: Daily:  $ Weekly: $126.00 w/America the Beautiful Pass Monthly: Location: Located on the southside of Hunter Army Airfield on the southside of Savannah … Continue reading »

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Flying J, Emporia, VA Park Review

Park Name: Flying J Date Visited: 9/17/13 Address: 918 West Atlantic, Emporia, VA Our Rating: 5 (1 = awful – 10 = top notch) Web address: http://www.pilotflyingj.com/ Fee: Daily:  N/A Weekly: N/A Monthly:  N/A Location: Just off I-95 on exit 11 Amenities: none Comments: One of the quietest Flying Js we’ve stayed at.  Nice large … Continue reading »

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Bass Lake Campground Park Review

Park Name: Bass Lake Campground Date Visited: 9/18/13 Address: 1149 Bass Lake Pl, Dillon, SC Our Rating: 7 (1 = awful – 10 = top notch) Web address: http://basslakecampground.net/ Fee: Daily:  $15.00 30 amp (Passport America) Weekly: Monthly: Location: Just off I-95 exit 193. Amenities: 30/50 amp, pull thrus, table & fire ring at each … Continue reading »

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Twin Grove RV Resort & Campground, Pine Grove, PA Park Review

Park Name: Twin Grove Campground & Resort Date Visited: 9/10 – 9/17/13 Address: 1445 Suedberg Road, Pine Grove, PA Our Rating:  8 (1 = awful – 10 = top notch) Web address: http://www.twingrove.com/ Fee: Daily:  $39.60 per night Weekly: Monthly: Location: 8 miles west of Pine Grove & 22 miles northeast of Hershey Amenities: 30/50 … Continue reading »

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Nascar RV Park At Endless Caverns Park Review

Park Name: NASCAR RV Resort at Endless Caverns Date Visited: 9/9/13 Address: 1800 Endless Caverns Rd, New Market, VA Our Rating: 7 (1 = awful – 10 = top notch) Web address: http://www.passport-america.com/Campgrounds/CampgroundDetails.aspx?CampgroundId=3124 Fee: Daily:  $20.00 (Passport America) Weekly: Monthly: Location: About 3 miles off of I-81 North and 5 miles from New Market Amenities: … Continue reading »

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Spring Lake RV Resort, Crossville, TN Park Review

Park Name: Springlake RV Resort Date Visited: 9/2 – 9/9/13 Address: 255 Fairview Dr, Crossville, TN Our Rating: 9 (1 = awful – 10 = top notch) Web address: http://www.springlakervtn.com/ Fee: Daily:  $29.00 (rally rate) Weekly: Monthly: Location: 4 miles northeast of I-40.  Nice, quiet area. Amenities: Laundry, clubhouse, grills, swings, firerings, tables, catch & … Continue reading »

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