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Nov 28, 2013 - NC's Newest State Park
For Thanksgiving, Sandy and I were heading down to the Fayetteville area for dinner with family. Dinner wasn’t until 4, so we had some time to go hiking and work up an appetite beforehand. In September, North Carolina’s newest state park opened to the public – Carvers Creek State Park. Since I hadn’t visited this park yet, this would make a perfect opportunity. We left around 9 or so and got to the park around 11. Currently, only a small portion of the park is open to the public. The Long Valley Farm property was given to the park by The...Jump to full entry
Feb 23, 2008 - It starts...
Welp, we've moved completely out of the stick house and are now living at the Smith Lake Military Campground located next to Simmons Army Airfield. Simmons supports Ft Bragg with Army Aviation, Apache, Blackhawk, Chinook helicopters and many other aircraft. While here, the guy in the next parking spot (Brian Harrington) helped me mount my accessory box onto the trailer tongue. I had planned on mounting it with long bolts really didn't want to drill holes into the metal of the tongue and weaken it. Brian and I were talking and he said he...Jump to full entry