## ODonnellWeb

Ascape 5 - Wet Weekend at Douthat State Park

Posted on 08/16/2020 in misc • Tagged with Camping, Virginia, Aliner-Ascape

We got to our campsite at 6:30 PM on Friday. It started raining at about 7:30 PM. It stopped raining about 8 AM Sunday morning. You are not …

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3 people in 153 days

Posted on 08/11/2020 in misc • Tagged with Coronavirus


We've been social distancing for 153 days. In that time I have spent more than 5 minutes within 6-feet of my wife, my son, and my dentist. That's it for …

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Where are the good camping blogs?

Posted on 08/03/2020 in misc • Tagged with Camping

I just spent 30 minutes clicking through several "Top 20 camping blogs you must be reading now" articles. Do you know what I found?

A bunch of SEO optimized, glossy …

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Ascape 4 - Shenandoah KOA

Posted on 08/02/2020 in misc • Tagged with Camping, Aliner-Ascape, Virginia, Hiking

We took the Ascape out for the 4th time this weekend, this time a father-son trip to go hiking. On the drive up there must have been traffic on the …

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Recent Books Summer 2020

Posted on 07/25/2020 in misc • Tagged with Books

Living through a pandemic has definitely been good for finding time to read.

K: A History of Baseball in Ten Pitches by Tyler Kepner

I greatly enjoyed this book. 10 …

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Ascape 3 - Teddy's First Camping Trip

Posted on 07/20/2020 in misc • Tagged with Camping, Aliner-Ascape, Virginia

Our third trip in the Ascape was a weekend camping trip to Fairy Stone State Park. 30 minutes before we left I looked at Michelle and said, “Let’s take …

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