How to Pack For a Month Long Car Camping Trip

If you are looking for advice on how to pack for a month long car camping trip, then read on.  I just completed a month long camping trip with my  family and I know we carried over 100 pounds of junk that we never used.  I used to tell myself, "If you don't have it, you don't need it.".  I am now telling my wife "If we have it, we probably don't need it."  No sense carrying all your prepping gear on a family camping trip.  Come to think about it, if I was prepping or if the SHTF, then I would … Continue reading this article...

The Low Down Of Camping At Highland Lakes Campground

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I have been dreaming of camping at Highland Lakes campground ever since I read about a few years ago on Dave's High Sierra Fishing.  After driving CA 4 over beautiful Ebbetts Pass at 8700 hundred feet,  I was wondering how much better the scenery was going to get.  I turned down the paved road leading to Highland Lakes campground passing several national forest campgrounds displaying the proverbial "U.S. Fee Area" sign.  Most were not worth a second look at there is plenty of free dispersed … Continue reading this article...

Spicer Meadow Campground Review

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Need a quick family camping get away from Sacramento or the Bay Area?  Spicer Meadow Campground is located about 28 miles north east of Arnold, California in the high Sierra's at 8300 feet.  It's perfect for family, group, or solo camping.  We have camped there twice and will return for the awesome fishing and rafting. This summer, Living Water Community Church went on our third unofficial family camping trip to Spicer Meadow Reservoir in the high Sierra Nevada Mountains near Bear Valley, … Continue reading this article...