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...

Wakaluu Hep Yoo Campground Review

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Last weekend my family and loaded our camping van for a weekend scouting mission to check out Wakaluu Hep Yoo campground in the Stanislaus national forest.  It's located near Dorrington, California on CA highway 4 near Ebbets Pass.  It's a beautiful campground at 4960 foot elevation set in a conifer forest right on the river with 49 campsites. The area is officially called Sourgrass. It's prime fishing right on the North Fork of the Stanislaus river near Dorrington, California. You can make it … Continue reading this article...

Quick Camping Trip Planning With Kids

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Can you really go camping with 11 kids and have a really good time? Yes, you can. However, a little preparation will save you time and avoidable head aches. I recently went on weekend camping trip with my 2 kids, my buddy Dan, and his 9 kids. Eleven kids packed into 2 vehicles. This trip was planned on the fly. We briefly talked about it on a Tuesday night. Nothing was firm. What I did not tell him that I really did not think that he would call me back on Friday saying that he still wanted … Continue reading this article...