Jen’s Journal – January 15, 2020

Day 200: Gum Springs Campground, Kisatchie National Forest, LA Gloomy and humid. We walked around Gum Springs Campground and moved on to Monroe, where we had lined up a Harvest Hosts location, the Chennault Aviation & Military Museum. The museum features the stories of many who served from WWI to Operation Iraqi Freedom. It is... Continue Reading →

Jen’s Journal – January 14, 2020

Day 199: Natchitoches Walmart, LA Rainy, wet as can be, and dark. It gives me great pleasure to say that Tom’s gasket tightening work over Thanksgiving has paid off. Right now the air conditioner unit is not leaking water into our cabin. Yay! We floundered around Natchitoches most of the day. It would not stop... Continue Reading →

Jen’s Journal – January 13, 2020

Day 198: Fullerton Campground, Kisatchie National Forest, LA Light rain, drippy. We walked a trail through the old sawmill here at Fullerton, in hard rain. I haven’t been to Machu Piccu, but I imagine it’s something like this sawmill. All you can see are several concrete foundation pieces low to the ground and one wall,... Continue Reading →

Jen’s Journal – January 12, 2020

Day 197: Rutherford Beach, LA Mostly sunny and cool. We drove the rest of the Creole Nature Trail from Rutherford Beach to Lake Charles, after a morning walk on the beach. Beachcombing is super at Rutherford. We did get to see a blue heron, three alligators and several great egrets, and lots of other birds.... Continue Reading →

Jen’s Journal – January 11, 2020

Day 196: Crying Eagle Brewing Company, Lake Charles, LA Partly cloudy, windy, cool. We had terrible weather heading our way last night. Fortunately, the brunt of the weather went north of us. We had some wind and some thunderstorms during the night. I am finding the southwest area of Louisiana to be fascinating and UNIQUE!... Continue Reading →

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