Baymont Inn & Suites
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- Adjoining Rooms
- Continental Breakfast
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Laundry facilities (self serve)
- Non-smoking rooms
- High-speed internet in room
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We were on our way from Ligonier to Bedford, PA along route 30 when we saw a sign for the National Park Service memorial to Flight 93, the plane that crashed near Shanksville on 9/11/2001. We had not planned on seeing this site, but here it was so we turned in. We were really glad we did because we were so affected by the experience. One of the things we learned was ...
We arrived there late in the afternoon and had only about an hour to explore the fort and museum. As you can see from the pictures, it was a lot different than Fort Necessity. This time we did not escape the rain and had to make use of our umbrellas (or bumper-shoots) midway through the tour. The restoration was incredible and the guides were very knowledgeable and helpful.
After leaving Bonnie and Dave, we headed to Laurel Hills State Park to see if we could find a dry hiking path. We did not but Heather rolled up her pants and secure in our hiking boots we hit the trail. That is, after our encounter with some park wildlife. To date, our wildlife consisted of a frog, a butterfly, some longhorn steers and a groundhog. So ...
... I have seen. It is nestled into the knob of a hill with magnificent views a few steps away. The subsequent owners turned it into a place with many outdoor sculptures and opened it to the public. They still own it.
This was our last stop with Bonnie and David. After this tour, they returned home to Rochester and we continued our exploratory adventure.
Happening upon Fort Necessity, we remembered that our first president built it when he was a mere lad in the British army. He was tasked with finding out what the French were doing at Fort Duquense The confrontation at Fort Necessity in the summer of 1754 was the start of the French and Indian War that ended in 1763. The action at Fort Necessity was also the first major event in ...