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State Forest State Park


Posted July 18, 2017

Location: Colorado, State Forest State Park
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State Forest State Park near Walden, Colorado, is one of the most amazing creations of natural beauty in North America. In the ultimate rugged Colorado, State Forest State Park offers visitors 71,000 acres of forest, jagged peaks, alpine lakes, wildlife and miles of trails. The park stretches along the west side of the Medicine Bow Mountains and into the north end of the Never Summer Range.  In all this vast space, the park offers barely over 150 campsites, which means that you will see mu  .... Read More

Hiking Season 2017 Begins


Posted April 8, 2017

Location: Iowa, Palisades Kepler State Park
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Hiking season kicked in full gear with temperatures warming in Iowa. Rose and I ventured down to Palisades-Kepler State Park near Mount Vernon, Iowa. To say that the wildlife was active would be an understatement. Park Background: Palisades Kepler State Park In the late 1890s, James Sherman Minott acquired 160 acres of timberland on the Cedar River and built a spacious inn for the accommodation of visitors. He also established a boat rental and sold lots for the building of summer cot  .... Read More