18 Nov
Jamestown Settlement, Historic Triangle

Jamestown Settlement, Historic Triangle

  • by Garrett Tershel

This was our second stop in the Historic Triangle (Yorktown, Jamestown, Williamsburg).  Earlier this week, on Veterans Day, we honored our fallen heroes by learning about the battle of Yorktown at the Yorktown Battlefield NPS.  Today we purchased a seven day pass to multiple museums in the Historic Triangle. The Jamestown Settlement is a living history museum run by the state of Virginia.

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16 Nov
Virginia Air and Space Museum

Virginia Air and Space Museum

  • by Garrett Tershel

The Virginia Air and Space Museum, Langley NASA was a small venue museum and it shined!

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16 Nov
Norfolk Naval Tour, Nauticus and the USS Wisconsin(bb-64)

Norfolk Naval Tour, Nauticus and the USS Wisconsin(bb-64)

  • by Garrett Tershel

One of the activities on this trip I wanted to do was to educate myself and the kids about the military.

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11 Nov
Veterans Day Yorktown, VA, honoring our first veterans.

Veterans Day Yorktown, VA, honoring our first veterans.

  • by Garrett Tershel

It was great to bring the stories we had studied to life.

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10 Nov
Chesapeake Bay RV Resort, VA

Chesapeake Bay RV Resort, VA

  • by Garrett Tershel

This is a year round campground with a lot of people who enjoy outdoor activities.

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08 Nov
Smithsonian Museum of Natural History

Smithsonian Museum of Natural History

  • by Garrett Tershel

A welcome elephant, everyone should have one.

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06 Nov
Just keep moving...

Just keep moving...

  • by desiertog

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05 Nov
Dingmans Falls, Delaware Water Gap NPS

Dingmans Falls, Delaware Water Gap NPS

  • by Garrett Tershel

A bit of a change of pace from Acadia but exactly what we were looking for.  It was an amazing forest through trees and shrubs that I have not seen in a forest and two waterfalls, it was exceptional, quiet and peaceful.  

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02 Nov
Finishing the Freedom Trail

Finishing the Freedom Trail

  • by Garrett Tershel

We missed the U.S.S. Constitution last time we were in Boston, it made me sad. But not this time.

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31 Oct
Trick or Treat!

Trick or Treat!

  • by desiertog

Massachusetts was close and there are two places we love to go...

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22 Oct
The Narrows Too, Trenton Bridge, ME

The Narrows Too, Trenton Bridge, ME

  • by Garrett Tershel

This campground sits just outside of Desert Island at the Trenton Bridge.  It is a fantastic location.

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21 Oct
Gorham Mountain Loop, Hike #9

Gorham Mountain Loop, Hike #9

  • by Garrett Tershel

Our last hike, Gorham Mountain Loop, was a whimsical finish to two fantastic weeks in Acadia.

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