On this episode of KurpeDiem, we take our RV south toward the Everglades and stay overnight at the Trail Lakes Campground in Ochopee, Florida. The campground features a wildlife center where we came face-to-face with some exotic critters, like a 170-lb reticulated snake, a 70-lb albino ball python, and a variety of birds and tortoises.
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Last week we completed an overnight hike in the Grand Canyon. We descended 7,000 feet over a 7 mile hike down the South Kaibab trail and stayed two nights at the Bright Angel Campground. While we were there we enjoyed a 13 mile round trip day hike to Ribbon Falls.
Over the past few weeks we have been preparing for our trip to the Grand Canyon. Our plan has been to camp two nights on the South Rim, hike down to the bottom of the canyon and camp for two more nights, and then hike out and finish with a final night on the Rim. [...]