Tag: national park

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This park is beautifully maintained…and huge! It’s true that the subject matter isn’t everyone’s cup-of-tea, but we made it a point to visit, as the kids have been studying the Civil War, and there is a lot of history here. In a really, really, really small nutshell, President Abraham Lincoln referred to the post at […]

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The first thing that was surprising about this park is the complete lack of mosquitoes! The second thing was how close you were to the wildlife. Really, really close. Like seeing the whites of their eyes, close. This was our first National Park and since we planned on visiting many more before the year is […]