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Oct 18, 2019 - Longwood Park

We left Paradise Lake on Friday morning and headed further south in Virginia, almost to the North Carolina State Line. Our destination was Longwood Park, near Clarksville. Longwood Park is an US Army Corps of Engineers park which means we were able to use Steve’s Senior Pass to stay a week for half price - $91 for 7 days of camping on the John H. Kerr Reservoir – not too shabby! The campground has 66 sites and sits along the edge of one of the many slews of the reservoir. Our site (53) was on the Northwest side of the park, all the way at...

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2019 Life in our RV

May 26, 2016 - Longwood Park, Kerr Lake, Clarksville, VA

Thursday May 26, 2016: Our month on the OBX was almost over and our next scheduled stop was to be at Lake Philpott in western Virginia for Friday night (5/27). We thought it might be a difficult drive for a single day so we decided to split it into two days. That left the option of leaving a day early or arriving at Lake Philpott a day late. Inasmuch as we had pretty much been to all the early season restaurants of interest, we opted to leave a day early. We drove about 240 miles and stopped at Longwood Park, a COE (Corp of Engineers)...

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2016 Summer Trip