Category: Camping

Brunet Island State Park Camping, Site #33 Review, A Campsite on the River

I love a campfire with a view. Seclusion from other people is nice but if I have to trade it for a spectacular sight while I’m cooking dinner or having a post-hike beer, I will. (Looking at you, Wyalusing Ridge Campsites.) Luckily this site…

Camping on the River at Buckhorn State Park, Campsite Review of Site #21

Some of my favorite campsites in Wisconsin have stunning views without having to leave the comfort of the fireside. One of these sites is at Buckhorn State Park. With the right planning and a little insider knowledge, you can enjoy views of the stunning…

Wisconsin State Park camping reservations — what you need to know about the new site

Have you heard the exciting news for Wisconsin campers? If not, let me tell you about the new reservation system for booking campsites. Out is the old Reserve America site and in is the new Going To CampĀ (operated by Camis USA.)

Wildcat Mountain State Park, Campsite Review, Cart-in Sites on a Ridge

Late July I visited Wildcat Mountain State Park for a hiking and camping trip. While the hiking was gorgeous, it was made more challenging by the hot and humid conditions of the day. Those conditions continued on into the night, making sleep a challenge…

Wyalusing State Park, Ridge Campground — Site #127, Camping With a View

Now for the final part of the 2018 Wyalusing State Park adventure. In addition to hiking many of the trails in the park, we also camped in the Wisconsin Ridge Campground. The views from the campsites lining the ridge are unforgettable. Having camped at…

Campsite Review, Peninsula State Park, Falling Asleep to the Sound of Waves

A few weeks ago I posted about the hiking at Peninsula State Park in Door County. If you missed it, I encourage you to check it out. Peninsula State Park Part I and Peninsula State Park Part II The hiking alone is enough of…

Campsite Review: Willow River State Park, 300 Campground, Site #363

I’m playing a little catch up with some of the posts from the end of the summer. With the close of the camping season, we kind of went on something of a camping bender. Every free weekend became booked by a camping trip to…