Day Trip To Gloucester

 Posted by at 12:02 am  Nick's Blog
Oct 212012
 

We set out from Harbor View Campground about 10 AM and drove about 65 miles south to the Chesapeake Bay Thousand Trails preserve near Gloucester, Virginia to introduce Greg and Jan to one of our favorite campgrounds in this part of the country. We stayed there a couple of years ago and really liked it, […]

Stratford Hall

 Posted by at 12:58 am  Nick's Blog
Oct 132012
 

The Lee family has lived in and been a part of Virginia history since long before America became an independent nation. The first of the long line of Lees to help shape the region was Thomas Lee, who at just 21 years of age was appointed agent for the Proprietary of the Northern Neck, making […]

Oct 122012
 

We love history, and here in the Northern Neck of Virginia, we are in one of the most historic places in the country. Within just a few miles of our campground, are the birthplaces of two American presidents, George Washington and James Monroe, as well as Stratford Hall, birthplace of Robert E. Lee. Everywhere we […]