As a native Southern Californian, I grew up spending my summers in the outdoors and camping in some of California's most incredible campsites. Nothing beats a night bundled up by a campfire under the stars! Whether you prefer bumming it on the beach, dwelling
We've got a roundup of free camping sites in WA & OR if you're looking for a frugal option for camping, with resources to public lands as well as options for free passes as well for foster parents, disabled veterans & more!
The guidebook, written by Larry and Donna Mahan (a retired Springfield teacher), is now available from Southern Illinois University Press, and features entries right for “those without extensive hiking or camping experience.” Trips cover well-known Shawnee attractions like Garden of the Gods and Cave-in-Rock State Park as well as more secluded areas like the rugged Cedar Lake Trail System and its primitive camping sites.