Searsport Shores Oceanfront Campground
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Refrigerator in room
- Microwave in room
- Laundry facilities (self serve)
- Non-smoking rooms
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After a breakfast of home made pancakes and bacon, some IT lessons from Sharon and Lou and some recommendations of authors to try on the Kindle, we headed out for a bit of a road trip. Heading North we visited a very impressive bridge at Bucksport where there was also Fort Knox, not the one of gold fame but an interesting and quite historical site none the less. Then it was to Stockland ...
... embracing long walks around town (as you'll see from my recent Fitbit scores!) taking in the crisp fall air and the beautiful views of leaves changing colors. Unfortunately, with fall comes the inevitable: pumpkin flavored everything and no more refreshing trips to Gifford's for ice cream. So, on the last day that reached 75 (as all temperatures are now in the 60s) Mark and I drove to Gifford's to enjoy one ...
... the restaurant and donated it to the National Park Service.
We complete the oligotrophic tarn hike just in time to be seated for our fresh popovers and strawberry jam. (Have we gone far enough to work off the calories....who cares?!). We revel in the hillside view of the pond under the grand green umbrellas where Rockefeller and his companions enjoyed similar fare and views, but without the stuffy fan faire.
Between 1913 and 1940, John ...
... and our friend showed up around 8:45 and then it was on! We got 6th again after some really tough questions (and second guessing) but Emily doesn't reward 6th place, darn. Thursday my mom arrived so I spent the morning cleaning the apartment and trying to remove as much Max hair as possible so she wouldn't sneeze so much (she's mildly allergic). Then it was time to drive to Portland to pick her up! ... see the next post to see how our weekend ...
... forest and more little towns during the drive to Bangor. The sign I saw saying "Montpelier" rang a bell. Why was this city name familiar? Then, we saw the gold domed Capitol building. Ah, memories from my geography class! The Capitol of Vermont! Of course! Both Greg and I took pictures of the Capitol building, but his is much better, so that's the one you see. The ladies in the gift shop really laughed when Greg spoke about the lemonade ...