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Travel Blogs from Bull Shoals
... the start of the season. I’m going to do my best to get them started and hopefully finished this weekend.
At cookhouse lunch, Jeremiah told me that Jason bought a volleyball net so I’m pretty stoked about the idea of playing volleyball this season. I’m not good at it, but it’s the only sport I actually enjoy. Should be a good time!
By the third show, we were all getting tired. ...
... of things, but oh well…we’ll take what we can get!
We actually had a movie night tonight…we’ve been holding onto a Netflix movie, Winter’s Bone, for a few weeks now and finally had a chance to watch it. While it wasn’t a feel good movie by any means, we both really enjoyed it. It was almost 1am by the time we finished it, so we crawled into bed and slept until 8:30am.
**Sleep System & Shelter**
-Tent- Go-lite Imogene 2 w/ footprint - 38oz
-Sleeping Pad- Thermarest Prolite 3 - 16oz
-Sleeping Bag- Montbell Spridal Down 0* - 59oz
-Bag Liner- Sea to Summit Silk Liner - 4oz
Total - 7lb 5oz
**Clothing and Rain Gear**
-Rain Gear- Sea to Summit Ultrasil Poncho - 14oz
-Gloves and Cap- Sirius Gloves, Chaos Beanie - 5 oz
... We settled on a site and set up our camp. After camp was set up we headed into the town of Forrest City for dinner. We had dinner at a Mexican restaurant called Don Jose. After dinner we went back to camp to settle in for the night. On the way to the tent we saw the longest worm (it was seriously like a foot long). It ended up not being the most eventful day, but we covered a good bit of distance and saw a good chunk of the ...
... and must hang out in the room). Then it's back to the stream but other people have arrived and taken the prime spot. A couple of families with little kids are having a great time. We don't have much luck so head back to the room about noon to catch up on our sleep and reading. The heat of the day is not the best time to catch fish anyway. We do see some different wildlife here: ...