Category Archives: Camping

Camping – Ellacoya State Park

We’re back from a wonderful week of camping with the grandkids. Ellacoya State Park, Gilford, NH, is on the southwest shore of Lake Winnipesaukee, the state’s largest lake. The Coleman CT260 bunk house served us well – again. The campground … Continue reading

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Gone Camping – Ellacoya State Park

The to-do-list for this camping trip includes relaxing, swimming, hiking around the park, playing rummy, picking wild blackberries, eating at the picnic table, swimming, visiting Laconia, looking for the wild ducks, checking out a local farm and its produce stand, … Continue reading

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Green Camping

At home, we recycle. We recycle everything – paper, cardboard, plastic bags, glass, metal, plastic – and are proud of it. When we started camping, it pained me to haul everything to the trash. So, I started carrying a variety … Continue reading

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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 KeeneĀ 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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