Month: April 2016

Guana River Wildlife Management Area

A friend showed me how to get to a wildlife viewing tower in the nearby Guana River Wildlife Management Area.  We entered it through the Guana Tolomato Matanzas Reserve (GTM).  Regis, Dart, and I have hiked in the GTM several times, but never really…

Jumpy Dog

Dart doesn’t like noises.  We spent all day yesterday at the RV dealer while they installed the equipment to allow us to tow the Jeep. (regis the editor here. when someone says it will take “most of the day”, be sure to ask if…

Ding Darling NWF

We got a cable today and downloaded our pictures from yesterday and today. ┬áThis little crab was one of many we saw on a short hike yesterday. We returned to the refuge today and went for a short hike.  There was hardly anyone at…

Earth Day

We went to the J. N. Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge today and it was very busy.  I thought it was because it was Saturday, but it turns out the refuge was celebrating Earth Day.  Earth Day was officially April 22, but many places…

First Night

We packed up and left for a long week-end in Fort Myers, Florida so we could get the battery problem fixed and get the dinghy (towed) set up for towing.  There are a couple terms for the vehicle that is towed and we like…

New Motorhome

I question our sanity, but we traded in the Ford Pickup and Elkridge 5th wheel for a Jayco Seneca motorhome and a Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk to tow behind it.  We bought the motorhome at North Trail RV in Fort Myers, Florida.  It is a…