Monthly Archives: October 2015

MISSISSIPPI TO GULF SHORES, ALABAMA

October 13th, we headed west and crossed the border from Alabama into Mississippi.  Smokin’ Jacks for a bite of Alabama barbeque! We spent two days at this state park near Morton.  Comfortable, warm days and cool nights. We did quite … Continue reading

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Alabama backroads

Autumn colors are just beginning. The maples will turn red and the black gum leaves will turn purple.  Not seeing too much wildlife, just some little ones: The acorns are much bigger than the ones in Colorado! We left Tuscaloosa … Continue reading

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GALENA TO TUSCALOOSA

The tour of Ulysses S. Grant’s home was fascinating.  95% or so of the furnishings actually belonged to the Grant family. A nice stroll down from there led us to a foot bridge crossing the river and into the old … Continue reading

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