A Tour of The Southeastern States 03/31—05/10/2019

March 31 -- April 27

28 days, 12 states and 5017 total miles
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March 31

Home to Point Campground in the Chickasaw National Recreation Area near Sulphur, OK

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April 1

From Sulphur, OK to Cowhide Cove Campground near Murfreesboro, AR
US Army Corps of Engineers Campground

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April 2

We mine for diamonds at Crater of Diamonds State Park, AR then on to Poverty Point State Park near Delhi, AR

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April 3

From Poverty Point to Marathon Lake Recreation Area National Forest Service campground near Forest, MS With stops at the Tensas River National Wildlife Refuge…

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April 5

April 4 was a day of rain and travel....no photos, but April 5 took us from the Open Pond NFS campground in the Conecuh National Forest, AL to Fort Pickens in…

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April 6

A day at Fort Pickens on the Gulf Islands National Seashore

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April 7

From Fort Pickens to Ochlockonee River State Park, FL The white squirrels of Ochlockonee are not albinos, but are a mutation of the gray squirrels. Ochlockonee…

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April 8

From Ochlockonee State Park to Mom's house in High Springs, FL with a stop at Saint Mark's National Wildlife Refuge.

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April 9-11

Around Mom's house in High Springs, FL with a day-trip to Cedar Key for lunch.

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April 12

A day-trip to St. Augustine, FL with Shari. We did the Spanish Fort tour.

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April 14

We pick up US-441 just around the corner from Mom's house and head north for a night's stay at Stephen C. Foster State Park. This park is entirely surrounded…

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April 15-16

Continuing north on US-441 to The Great Smoky Mountains National Park with an overnight stay at Lake Sinclaire, GA. The original plan was to spend 3-5 days at…

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April 17

We begin our adventures on the Blue Ridge Parkway. We got on the BRP just south of Waynesville, NC at approximately Mile Marker 443. At day's end, we camped…

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April 18

We left the trailer at Black Mountain Campground and explored the Parkway from Graggy Gardens to The Museum of NC Minerals.

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April 20

April 19 was a day of heavy rain, so we ran errands and even moved camp to higher ground due to the rising river levels. April 20 was a day of exploring the BRP…

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April 21

Our final day of exploring the Blue Ridge Parkway. We finally have blue sky and sunshine. A visit to Mt. Airy, NC, the home of Andy Griffith and the inspiration…

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April 22

Cumberland Gap National Historical Park

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April 23

A travel day from Cumberland Gap to Natchez Trace State Park, TN

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April 24

From Natchez Trace State Park to Arkabutla Lake, MS, with a stop at Shiloh National Military Park

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April 25-27

These 3 days were "Drive until we get home" days. April 25 from Arkabutla Lake to Shady Lake Recreation Area National Forest Campground in eastern Arkansas…

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Trailer Route
4336 Miles and 28 Days