Sunday, September 06, 2015

Ike Kinswa State Park Camping Trip

After being home for a week and prepping for school, we met up with my parents one last time before they headed back home.  This time at a campground south of us called: Ike Kinswa State Park.  New to us and was a great location!  Gorgeous lake and very green and lush area. 

We arrived late on Friday night and woke up to a so-so weather day. Gosh, we struggled with weather while camping this year.  Bryce Dalley and fam had a spot, we had a spot, and then Camille shared the trailer with Mom & Dad.  Plus Brad and Peggy Goodwin met up with us too!

Saturday morning we visited for awhile before we were literally caught in a pouring down rainstorm!
 Right after getting back to the trailer in the pouring rain. 
 Cutest BYU cougar! The football game happened to be on that afternoon. 
 And these die hard fans were watching from the boat.  It came down to the wire, and we were listening to it as we literally won in the last seconds! 
Too cold to do much on the boat, but they had fun boating around the area.

And the boys built these forts in the middle of our campsites. We hardly saw the kids for 48 hours.

 Pee in the woods!  So easy when you are a boy! #winning

The burn ban was lifted the day before we arrived.  FINALLY. A legit campfire!!  Our food had all been planned around the burn ban no dutchoven this time. We will have to make up for it next year!

 Claire loves baby Ivy. 

 The weather was crummy on Sunday so we headed into town to go bowling. 

Labor Day, Monday, was fantastic and glorious.  But we had to pack up and head home.  Typical. The kids did play on this rope swing a bit before we had to leave. 

The whole group!

Can't thank my mom enough for planning and organizing everything!  It was a great last hurrah to the summer!! 


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