Destinations

This is just a list of destinations that we found in one evening (and most of that night), I’m quite sure that once we hit the road we’ll adjust the below list quite a bit. If you have any suggestions, by all means let us know!

Alabama
- World’s Largest Catfish in Troy, AL

Alaska
- Whether we go to Alaska or not will depend on the budget and time, sadly enough.

Arizona
- Antelope Canyon
- Grand Canyon
- Petrified Forest National Park
- Sedona
- Phoenix
- Mesa
- Sonoran Desert National Monument
- Ironwood Forest national Monument
- Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument
- Vulture City (Haunted Ghost Town)

Arkansas
- Mystic Cavern

California
- San Diego
- San Francisco
- Los Angeles
- Redwood National Park
- Yosemite National Park
- Joshua Tree National Park
- Death Valley National Park
- La Brea Tar Pit
- Big Sur
- Point Reyes

Colorado
- Colorado Springs
- Garden of the Gods (Colorado Springs)
- Rocky Mountain National Park

Connecticut
- Hartford (going to see Hair, the musical, on April 28th)

Delaware
- We’ll drive through it, there’s no specific plans to see anything in particular.

Florida
- Orlando
- Miami
- The Everglades
- Key West

Georgia
- Atlanta
- Cumberland Camp Grounds
- Savannah (downtown squares)

Idaho
- Sawtooth National Recreation Area

Illinois
- Chicago

Indiana
- Indianapolis Museum of Art

Iowa
- Des Moines Art Center

Kansas
- Salt Museum in Hutchinson, KS

Kentucky
- Mammoth Cave National Park

Louisiana
- New Orleans
- Fontainebleau park (camp)

Maine
- Biddeford Tide Pools
- Acadia National Park
- Allagash campground

Maryland
- National Aquarium in Baltimore
- Patasco Valley State Park (we’ll likely reside here while we explore the Smithsonian Museums in Washington DC)

Massachusetts
- Cape Cod (Completed on April 6th 2011)
- We practically live an hour away from Massachusetts so we go here often enough as it is, hence there’s no real destinations.

Michigan
- Isle Royale National Park
- National Forest Camping Grounds

Minnesota
- Mystery Cave

Mississippi
- Windsor Ruins

Missouri
- Gateway Arch in St. Louis

Montana
- Museum of the Rockies
- Bowman Lake

Nebraska
- Pioneer Trail

Nevada
- Las Vegas
- Area 51
- Pyramid Lake

New Hampshire
- Concord (city, mall, window shopping on main street & movie theater (Paul)) (Completed on March 29th, 2011)
- White Mountains

New Jersey
- Pine Barrens

New Mexico
- Albuquerque
- Chaco Canyon
- Carlsbad Cavern National Park

New York
- We’ve both seen quite enough of New York already so have no destinations in this state

North Carolina
- Black Mountain camping area
- Raleigh

North Dakota
Theodore Roosevelt national Park

Ohio
- Marble Museum
- Cuyahoga Valley

Oklahoma
- Chickasaw National Recreation Area

Oregon
- Bend (Camping Area)

Pennsylvania
- Philadelphia
- Gettysburg
- Pittsburgh

Rhode Island
- No destinations yet

South Carolina
- Congaree National Park
- Angel Oak Tree

South Dakota
- Mount Rushmore

Tennessee
- Clingsmans Dome (highest point of the Appalachian Mountain Trail)

Texas
- Bat Bridge in Austin
- The Alamo near San Antonio
- Big Bend Park
- Guadalupe River State Park

Utah
- Bryce Canyon
- Salt Lake City
- Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument
- Zion National Park

Vermont
- Lake Champlain

Virginia
- Worlds Largest Sea Serpent at Virginia Beach

Washington
- Seattle
- Ape Cave

West Virginia
- Seneca Shadows Camping ground

Wisconsin
- Copper Hills Camping Ground

Wyoming
- Jenny Lake in the Grand Teton National Park
- Butte National Monument

3 Responses to Destinations

  1. Valerie says:

    Wow, coooool!
    Still, there’s a few places missing on the list which you should really visit as well:

    * Nieuwkuijk!! (Nieuwkuijks Palace (Warande) is really beautiful)
    * Vlijmen

    Val.

  2. Megan says:

    This is fabulous!!