Hiking with Holly

Custer State Park

Recently, we visited Custer State Park located in Custer, South Dakota. The park is the largest and first state park in South Dakota. This past year the park turned 100 years old. It encompasses 71,000 acres with a variety of wildlife to see along trails, campgrounds, and beside the road. It also has 3 scenic… Continue reading Custer State Park

Hiking with Holly, Off Trail Adventures

Pierce, ID…It Was Meant to Be

Okay, so a little backstory is needed.  Back in 2007 I met a wonderful woman (Amy) through the ministry that I was involved with.  We continued to do ministry on and off together until she recently relocated to Japan for her husbands’ job.  We have been able to stay in touch through Facebook and Instagram. … Continue reading Pierce, ID…It Was Meant to Be

Hiking with Holly, Off Trail Adventures

Ponderosa State Park – McCall, ID

Today is a new day and a much shorter drive.  We have a spot to go to and I am hoping for the best.  I have heard that state park campgrounds are pretty darn nice.  Ponderosa State Park is located on a 1,000-acre peninsula of Payette Lake in the town of McCall, ID.  McCall has… Continue reading Ponderosa State Park – McCall, ID

Hiking with Holly, Off Trail Adventures

Oh Stanley!

We decided to leave Ketchum/Sun Valley on a Tuesday so that we would have the best chance at securing a spot to stay in the Stanley, ID area. I had 2 boondocking sites saved in my Google maps with a few more ideas of where I thought we could stay. We had heard how beautiful… Continue reading Oh Stanley!

Hiking with Holly, Off Trail Adventures

Arnold and sheep…Ketchum/Sun Valley, Idaho

We spent a few lovely days in Ketchum/Sun Valley, ID. We found a great boondocking site down a forest service road. Actually, it is on the same road as Arnold Schwarzenegger’s house! We found a site about 4 miles down the road, right by a stream. We had plenty of sun for our solar, but… Continue reading Arnold and sheep…Ketchum/Sun Valley, Idaho