AmericInn Lodge & Suites Thief River Falls
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... amp; Chloe; Paul, Melissa & Tommy
2nd week- Tom, Linda, Jared, Leah, Chloe (cabin 7); Harold and Eleanor K (Sah-Kah-Tay, cabin 9); Roy & Deb G, Luke, Kara, Erin & Leah (BV cabin 5); Paul & Melissa K & Tommy (BV cabin 6)
Price of Gas: $3.59-$3.69 We took two cars this year, our 2014 Honda CR-V and 2012 Toyota Prius. Jared also came with his Saturn Vue.
Number of fish caught: 105. Brought home: 79 ( 49 perch, 25 rock bass, 2 bluegill, ...
... with a hole in their vessel, I made Tom follow behind them. It wasn't really necessary, I'll admit, but it made me feel better. Dad remembered there was a marina and boat shop just down the shore from their resort, so he pulled in there and bought a couple of new boat plugs. Since we were there, he let Tom help put it in tight, and they were back in business! Whew!
So...an hour later than we expected, we finally got around to some ...
... I hit the lake again for another shot at fishing. The wind was calm and the sunset beautiful from Strawberry Bar. We didn't have a lot of excitement, but were content with the 4 nice perch we ended up with.
Dinner was late...about 10:00 p.m. I taught Jared how to fry fish, as he wants to make a fish dinner for his roommates when he gets back home. We all loved the "melt-in-your-mouth" freshness of our dinner before calling it a ...
... through Minnesota countryside.
When we arrived in Walker, Tom loaded the bikes up on the car and we met up with the girls. After a little shopping (we HAD to pick up our Highlander Grogg coffee beans!), we all met at Zona Rosa's Mexican restaurant for supper. Now we're just hanging back at the resort, catching up on travel blogs, reading, and chatting with cousins.
... it wasn't a total bust. And mom was happy with the nice crappie she snagged.
It was a beautiful day for kayaks, so Deb and I took them out for a leisurely ride . It was so nice to get all caught up on each other's lives. We never seem to have trouble finding things to talk about, and our friendship just picks right up where we last left off.
Tom took a bike ride around the area (yes, he was able to get a replacement tire), and made it ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking