Mt. Van Hoevenberg Bed & Breakfast
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... it is so hot that we need AC, so we needed to find someplace where we could get a hookup. We have found that not all of the campgrounds are listed in our book, so we hoped we would find something along the way. We went through a little town called Long Lake and just as we were coming around a corner I spied a small RV park on the lake. No signs, no name, just RVs parked on the lake. So we stopped and asked, and ...
... gotten so far up - the water level is much higher at this time for some reason. We played around a bit - I tried to go up the creek but didn't want to risk capsizing since it was still a bit chilly. I didn't mind the cool water on my quick-drying pants but still didn't want to get totally wet...or have an accident.
On our way back we stopped at a little island sort ...
... places - always too rushed I guess.
By this time, we had pretty much given up on paddling today. I was very lethargic and afraid of getting cold despite borrowing a shirt and jacket and pair of sox from Otto. Otto laughed at the striped sox and said that Barb always makes fun of these sox and wants to get rid of them. I was glad that they hadn't yet because they kept my feet warmer.
Otto went grocery shopping to the Hannaford ...
We checked out of our hotel and went on a boat tour of Lake Placid. We enjoyed seeing the many "camps" along the lake -many with only boat access. The term "camp" is misleading as many of these are multimillion dollar properties. We heard the story of Mabel Smith Douglass who mysteriously drowned after boating only to be found ...
... and on the third day after one trip down a very icy slope, we decided to go for a drive instead to look at Walmart. I love the Walmart people photo's but I didn't really believe them. But they exist, there are Walmart people, it was hilarious. You can buy anything in Walmart, it was so cheap, just like Target only bigger!!!! We got a couple of new suitcases, some clean t-shirts so we didn't have to do any laundry and some dry sacks ...