Suwannee Gables Motel and Marina
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- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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... the night and only had sheets (we thought it was too hot, so left the sleep bags in the car) so I was cold and a little scared as I could hear animals all around. I put on my yellow Porthleven Roosters pullover from Dad which is a blessing as it is the only warm thing I have and it reminds me of home. Totally cut-off from the world which is probably why I feel a little homesick for the first ...
We all gathered in the parking lot ready for our day of driving. The whole drive was boring and uneventful. The scenery was the same the whole time, big paddocks and a few trees here and there. After we arrived at the campgrounds we quickly set up our tents but the humidity was a killer so we decided a swim was in order ASAP. Half the group decided to rent tubes and float down the entire river but I chose to check out a few of the springs ...
... this big wide, slow, beautiful river became the backdrop to our favorite camping spot during the entire trip.
The place we stayed had a boardwalk that took us about half a mile over cypress swamp, out to a private dock along the river. Check out the pictures below to see just how peaceful and lovely this spot was! We felt like we found a truly serene panacea, and it was like a balm to our tired bodies. We spent many a day and night walking out ...
Way back in the planning stages of this trip we decided not to take this route because it seemed so remote. At that time we didn't think we could handle 30 mile distances without a stop. Back when we got into Crestview we realized that we could go the distance, so today we can up that to 50! In addition, by taking Route 98/19 through Florida's Nature Coast we will be able to cut an estimated 150 ...