BEST WESTERN PLUS Dryden Hotel & Conference Centre
Travel Blogs from Dryden
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- Dryden is definitely not a town
where I would want to live.
- Aaron PP Site 35:
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Fog's thick a soup this morning! It's a good thing Bill's doing a driving shift, I can hardly see the road for fog and then there are 'watch for moose' signs along the way! Makes me kinda nervous, since Dwayne met one last week! Suddenly we pop out of the fog and the sun is shining! A stop in Thunder Bay for an oil change and lunch and we're on our way again, driving through the never ending north western Ontario scrub forests, miles ...
... so hard that the plane just hung and pivoted in the air, but I am sure that was an optical illusion created by us both travelling in different directions. Cool to watch, but a bit intimidating as he flew very close over me.
I saw a small crop of sunflowers today and some MB potatoes, cousins to bud the spud from the bright red mud no doubt. I noticed that much of what grows in the ditch is going to seed and ...
... get out of Ontario. It was a long drive and as the sun was falling we decided to pull off the road in a small town called Dryden. We saw the sign to Pickle Lake and debated driving north but it was a little too far off the path. The next day we made one last stop in Ontario in a small town called Kenora. It was a nice little spot that looked like a lake town for people around ...
... and had it been nicer, there was a perfect spot at the falls we could have showered at. As it was, we were wet and quickly set up tent and climbed in and fell asleep shortly thereafter. We were tired as it was another 130km day. But it does feel neat to say we cycled 130km!
The last couple of days have been somewhat uneventful. The most exciting thing seems to have been meeting Barry & Jenn! Which, again, was ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility