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May 29, 2015 - Chippokes Plantation, VA

Chippokes Plantation State Park is the site of a still-working plantation near Surry, Virginia, just outside of Smithfield, where those delicious hams and bacons are made. The name was adopted by the State from the Chippokes Indian tribe, which first inhabited the area. We had a little trouble getting into our spot in A loop, because even though this area has hookups, the sites were not very level. We were lucky that we were early, and midweek, so we had our pick of the camp spots, and found one that was reasonably level. The park still...

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