Monthly Archives: December 2016

Silver Springs

Rest day, pretty much, except for lots of walking. We took a day trip to the nearby Silver Springs State Park  to explore and tour on the the glass bottom boat. The Silver Springs River is crystal clear and the glass … Continue reading

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mtb haven 

Alafia State Park, next stop, and we were excited to get back into mountain bike mode. Alafia (pronounced ah-la-fee, as we learned from locals) has a system of epic trails so labeled by the International Mountain Bike Association (IMBA). We … Continue reading

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Beach day! 

Gerry the trailer, had to travel an hour west for the weekend, as the 30-site Alafia was supposedly full for Friday and Saturday nights. Here is a good time to insert a peeve: people who reserve and pay for campgrounds … Continue reading

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