Scouting out the North Fruita Desert Campground

After Jake got home last night, we took a drive up to the North Fruita Desert Campground to look around. We literally live three miles away, in the agricultural area, and we had no idea it was there. Jake even grew up in Fruita, spent a lot of time in the desert, but he’d never…

Elkhead State Park Swim Beach

This last weekend, we camped at Elkhead State Park. The kids adored the swim beach. There’s plenty of soft sand, and the rangers must rake it often because it was free of sharp rocks and debris.