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Camping in the Uwharrie National Forest

October 23rd, 2006 by Scott McFarlane

Badin Lake near the Arrowhead CampgroundThis weekend, Jackson and I met my friend Jim and his two boys for a weekend of camping at the Arrowhead Campground in the Uwharrie National Forest. We arrived Friday afternoon, and then were joined Saturday by Larry and Bob. Great weather and a nice campground made for a very enjoyalbe weekend. The campground is situated within walking distance of Badin Lake, where we could fish during the day, and enjoy the star-filled sky at night. The boys certainly enjoyed a bit of independence, being able to ride their bikes all over the campground while keeping in touch with us on walki-talkies.

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Beach – Day 4

August 8th, 2006 by Scott McFarlane

It seems like the older the kids get, the more they enjoy the ocean. Today, Jackson took his net and bucket to a nearby pier, and caught two starfish, four crabs, and also discovered a huge horseshoe crab. Then it was time to hit the waves and do some boogie boarding.

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First Day at the Beach

August 5th, 2006 by Scott McFarlane

Ahh. Finally. A vacation. After all the hard work of moving, we can now relax and enjoy the sunshine, here at Cherry Grove Beach, SC. We got an extra day too – we’ll be here for 8 total days!

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