Tag Archives: Camping

Cruising Along The Cosmic Highway

  The plan was very simple. Load up our new VW SportWagen with our bikes and camping gear. ┬áDrive to the Great Sand Dunes National Park in southern Colorado on a Friday. Enjoy two days in one of the United … Continue reading

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Tenting On The Old Campground

During the American Civil War, Union Army soldiers often sang a song that detailed the tragedy of war as they camped at night before the next day’s battle. “Tenting tonight, tenting tonight, tenting on the old camp ground” is portion … Continue reading

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The Jacobsens In The Heartland

Time to get away. After touring New England and upstate New York last summer, our choice this summer was a week-long trip to the nation’s Heartland on a tour to Minnesota and Wisconsin. With tent stowed in back and bikes … Continue reading

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Camping In

The heavy snows that slammed northeast Kansas Wednesday made a late-night drive from Lawrence to Topeka not worth the risk. A basketball game prevented an early escape for home. So, I’ll be camping in. KU’s women’s basketball team was handily … Continue reading

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