Adventures in Asheville – Part 2

In the first installment of our time in Asheville, I detailed my planning folly and how it nearly ruined our trip. We were quite relieved that Asheville is all sorts of groovy and made it easy to work the kinks out. So the next morning, having only experienced Asheville at night, we decided we should probably see it in daylight …

Adventures in Asheville – Part 1

Pack Square

…or when good trips go bad…and back to good. So as you know, on our adventure to Cumberland Gap NHP, we boogied out earlier than planned, mostly because of campground issues. Little did we know it was going to get worse before it got better. Before we set out on this journey, we knew we might like to swing through …

Hiccupy Road Trip

Well all, we have returned from our weeklong camping adventure. We here at Camp Granola like flexibility on our journeys so we plan our adventures only in a cursory sense. And while our plans (again I use the term loosely) were to spend most of our time at Cumberland Gap, we ended up splitting the trip. We opted for a …

What comes after Plan Z?

Don’t you love it when life just dishes out hiccup after hiccup? Yeah, me too. Good times. After much energy spent planning our New England car-camping adventure, those plans are in the toilet…along with the in-draft posts about the trip…and the efforts to get the McMansion on the market. With all of the changes and variations made to this collection …