Category Archives: Camping

Camping – Hampton Beach, NH State Park

We’re back from our week of camping with the grandkids at Hampton Beach, and the Coleman Travel Trailer CT260BH is clean, empty, parked, and awaiting our next trip. The first day of camping, my husband and I were there without … Continue reading

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Gone camping – Hampton Beach

…kite flying, walking on the beach, picking up shells, building sand castles, checking tide pools, observing the Piping Plovers, walking in the waves, fishing, bike riding, metal detecting, geocaching, eating at the picnic table, looking for otters, walking the boardwalk, … Continue reading

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Ashuelot River Campground, Swanzey, NH

While planning for our last trip to the Keene Pumpkin Festival, we decided camping might be our best option since hotels are hard to come by during leaf peeper season here in New England. The Ashuelot River Campground in Swanzey is … Continue reading

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Camping Review – Inflatable Boat

We love camping with our grandkids, and camping at Lake Winnipesaukee, NH, provides lots of open water to swim and play in. The water is shallow near shore, warm, and water toys are a plus. We wanted to get the … Continue reading

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Camping Review – Life Vest

Are you busy making plans for the upcoming camping season? Well, I’m not one for accumulating unnecessary camping gear, but sometimes you need certain equipment to be safe but have fun. Last year when we were getting ready to camp at … Continue reading

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Coleman Travel Trailer Model CT260BH

We love camping, and we love camping with our grandkids. We started with a Minnie Winnie we bought from Camping World. Winnie was a wonderful little RV that we tooled all around in. The downside was the size – 22′ from … Continue reading

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Camping Equipment – Expanding Shower Rod

We love camping in our 2011 Coleman CT260 Travel Trailer, but taking a shower in a Travel Trailer is usually a challenge. Let’s face it, no matter how big your Travel Trailer or Fifth Wheel is, the space is beyond … Continue reading

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Ellacoya State Park – NH State Parks

Ellacoya State Park in Gilford, NH, is a nice campground on Lake Winnipesaukee with 37 good-sized, flat, grassy sites with full hookups and picnic tables. There are pull-thru sites with trees and others without – your choice. If the kids are … Continue reading

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Hampton Beach State Park – NH State Parks

In 2010 and 2011, we camped at the Hampton Beach Campground four times and enjoyed every day there.  We were in a Minnie Winnie in 2010 and a Coleman Travel Trailer in 2011. If you like a good river view … Continue reading

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Beaver Dam, Berwick, Southern Maine

Beaver Dam is a nice little family campground.  We camped there a couple of times in 2010 in our Minnie Winnie. There were about 60 campsites that were not huge in size, but you could choose from water front, treed, … Continue reading

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