Lock 17

Princeton, Illinois         We stayed here 10/4/20.  Lock 17 is one of several areas for camping along the Hennepin Canal.  At this location there are two areas for camping both are grass and there are no designated sites.  There are some fire pits and picnic tables available.  The lock is a short walkContinue reading “Lock 17”

Whittington Woods Campground

Benton, Illinois  Stayed here 11/24/19, 3/28/19, and 2/11/19.  We have stayed here several times on the way through the area.  Open year round however in the off season there are limited sites available.  On our first visit we met the owner who was very nice.  Each time we have returned we have noted improvements.  It is well maintained and clean.  WeContinue reading “Whittington Woods Campground”

Season 2

Oh, what we learned and how we grew Our second season was going to be another season full of new experiences. We decided that we were going to try living together in the RV and Ben was going to experience his first winter living in the snow and YES in the RV. We decided thatContinue reading “Season 2”

Fisherman’s Corner Campground

Hampton, Illinois Stayed here 5/9/17. Our campsite was on the Mississippi River overlooking Iowa.  We got a great view of the sun setting over the Mississippi.  The site was nice and had electric only.  Well maintained and clean as well as big rig friendly.  It is also located very close to Le Claire and Antique Archeology.  We loved this placeContinue reading “Fisherman’s Corner Campground”