Two Weeks Until Vacation


Actually, just a bit less than that — nine work days. Last night, Becky and I worked out the details (after a long talk with Cousin Linda), and I think we have a rough itenerary. Here goes!

Saturday, Apr 16 St. Louis to Mammoth Cave NP KY
Sunday, Apr 17 Mammoth Cave KY to Cumberland Gap NHS KY (through London and Corbin KY
Cumberland Gap to Gatlinburg TN
Monday, Apr 18 Gatlinburg TN, Clingman’s Dome, Roam around Great Smoky Mountain NP TN
Tuesday, Apr 19 Gatlinburg to Ashville, staying at the Biltmore
Wednesday, Apr 20 Ashville to Raleigh
Thursday, Apr 21 Raleigh to Wilmington NC to see Cape Lookout NS, to Atlantic Beach NC
Friday, Apr 22 Atlantic Beach NC to Cedar Island, Ferry to Ocracoke, drive up Ocracoke Is, visit Cape Hatteras NS, ferry to Buxton NC
Saturday, Apr 23 Buxton NC to Manteo NC (Roanoke Is) to see Fort Raleigh NHS
Sunday, Apr 24 Manteo NC to Kill Devil Hills NC to see the Wright Brothers NM, to Corolla NC
Monday, Apr 25 Corolla NC to Williamsburg VA to visit Colonial NHP
Tuesday, Apr 26
Wednesday, Apr 27
Thursday, Apr 28
Friday, Apr 29 Start heading toward St. Louis
Saturday, Apr 30
Sunday, May 1

Still plenty of opportunity for lingering, or meandering or camping out somewhere. Aside from the push out there and the push back toward St. Louis, it should be a leisurely trip compared to the last big rove!