Grant-Kohrs Ranch (11/13/19)

I visited Grant-Kohrs on my road trip to Washington from Georgia with my dad. As we go, we were trying to hit as many national park sites as we can. Grant-Kohrs was on the tail end of our road trip by then we already hit so big name like Badlands and the Gateway arch. Its snowed in Montana the night before, are whole trip was followed by the snow, understandably it was early November. We enjoyed the snow, being from the south … Continue reading Grant-Kohrs Ranch (11/13/19)

Lewiston, ID & Clarkston, WA

Overview Lewiston and by extension Clarkston are two northwestern towns located on northwestern Idaho and southeastern Washington borders in Nez Perce, ID and Asotin, WA counties. Located about 104mi south of Spokane, 500 miles south of the Canadian border, 315 west of Seattle and 270 north of Boise. Lewiston is the bigger of the two with a population of 32,000 and Clarkston with 7,000 according … Continue reading Lewiston, ID & Clarkston, WA

Patch haul from Ebay

Hey everyone, so among the many items I collect is patches. I collect all types of patches Parks, business, states and in this case police. Now my police patch collection is small so I thought I would buy a bundle off of eBay to boost my numbers ha-ha. I just thought I would share my ebay haul, they all came together.  From top left to bottom right   Wood ridge police, IL  Montvale Police, NJ Sheriff Osage … Continue reading Patch haul from Ebay

A Monday of new ideas

beginning of another week being confined to home. I feel like you have to look for the silver lining and make the most of it. These past weeks I’ve working had on my diet and exercise losing about 10 pounds; I’ve starting up new hobby of Birding and trying to expand my horizons. So, I thought i would give you guys a update I bought some new patches for my collection (I’m thinking about make a post about it tomorrow). I … Continue reading A Monday of new ideas

5 reason why you should start collecting National Park cancellations stamps

#5 Its low cost It’s doesn’t get much better than Cheap! Although you will have to pay out for the stamp books but it’s not a requirement you can use a notebook or whatever! while the ink stamps themselves are completely free! #4 Its fun for all ages Stamp collecting is all inclusive! and fun for all ages! from small kids to seniors. it doesn’t … Continue reading 5 reason why you should start collecting National Park cancellations stamps

Virtual Stamps

Due to the whole  situation we all have been spending a lot of time at home.  Staying at home doesn’t have to stop you from getting your National park cancellations stamps while still learning more about the parks. The website America’s National parks (link below) is offering a collection of virtual tours with virtual Cancellations stamps! Most of the tours are just videos or slideshows but the 5 tours under “google arts & culture” are 360 interactive tours and are amazingly done. All … Continue reading Virtual Stamps

Getting started

Before you can get your first stamp you’ll need a passport book. You can buy these online or at the visitor centers of national parks. There are Four different type of books; Junior ranger, collectors, classic and explorer. Each book comes with it pros and cons , I personally prefer the Explorer edition but which book would depend on your preference. you can look online … Continue reading Getting started