State parks #34 and #35 were checked off the list last weekend! After laying low for four days to bounce back from our epic Outer Banks trip, we drove out to the coastal region on Sunday to visit a set of side-by-side bay lakes about 40 miles west of Wilmington.
We visited Singletary Lake state park first and found it scenic but completely deserted. It looked like we walked onto the set of an “abducted by aliens” movie. The park office, a dilapidated garage, was locked; the silence broken only by the howl of a lone dog down the road. A small wooden box mounted to the wall held the all-important passport stamp. Continue reading “singletary lake & jones lake”