Old Rittenhouse Inn
Travel Blogs from Bayfield
Today was the day to see Madeline Island, the largest island of the 22 Apostle Islands. Madeline Island is 14 miles long and 3 miles wide and the town of La Pointe, 1834, is on the island. The only way to get to the island is by ferry or if your lucky enough to be here when Lake Superior freezes you can drive on the ice to the island. It was ...
We had a nice drive on Sunday to Bayfield, WI, The drive reminded us of some of the roads in Alaska. Bayfield is a tourist town with a population of less than 500, located on Lake Superior the largest of the Great Lakes with over 37,000 square miles. Also located here is the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore, which consists of 21 islands off the coast of the Bayfield Peninsula.
We are really enjoying our visit and took a ...
After a much needed warm nights rest we set off to complete the last few miles of the trail. The end seemed anti climactic....... Until a trail was found that led us to a rockey lakes edge with good picture opportunities. The trail was complete. Our trip north was over but our ...
After a good nights sleep we started on the road to cover some serious miles. Made good time all the way up to the chequamegon national forest where we were met with MANY challenges to include log jumping, water crossing, steep up hill and down hill slopes, washed out roads, swampy trails and........ Snow. Up to 2 1/2 feet to be exact, which made for a VERY long ride to the point where ...
... of Christmas! She also gave me the gift of adventure-- which I thank her for again today!
I am still packing my bag -- but that will be finished by morning when I leave Iron River (by 9 AM). Iron River is currently -15 degrees below zero. Do you know what the temperature is currently in Barranquilla, Columbia??? It's 82 degrees!! Now how hard is THAT decision?? The temperatures there are currently ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking