Best Tent Camping Alabama: The Backstory
as soon as the book was released I had emails telling me that it didn’t include deep woods, hard to access, wilderness backpacking sites. That was the point, not to be about backpacking but to be more family friendly, you know, places where even first time campers would feel safe and secure in their tents but have plenty of opportunities to hike, paddle, or fish.
Camping under a rock shelter at the Dismals Canyon Conservatory.
One day out of the blue a phone call came. It was the publisher asking for a revamped proposal. I whipped it together, sent it in, and this time it hooked and the rest, as they say, is history.
Camping is such a great family activity and that was the focus of “Best Tent Camping Alabama”. Yes, I do hit a couple of backcountry campsites but this book is mainly for “car campers”. As you would expect,