Best Western Northwoods Lodge
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
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We departed Lake Minnetonka around 10:30a, picked up the hounds and headed north / east. It was nice to drive through a traffic-free Minneapolis and even spotted a few of the University of Minnesota buildings where Mike went to college. Shortly after leaving the city we were greeted by a super-friendly Minnesota State Trooper ...
Stopped by Dunham Lake Australian Terriers (Rosie's breeder). It was great to see Rosie interact with her pack. She became best of friends with her dad (Jake-#1 AT in the country) and they played, wrestled and ran for hours. Theresa has 8 Aussies and she's very careful to introduce new visitors slowly and correctly. There was a lot of sniffing and positioning, Rosie was one of the pack.
Today, we took a trip to Roseville - outside of Minneapolis for a little shopping. They have an REI there and we picked up a backpack and walking sticks. We found that walking sticks worked well in Hawaii and after yesterday's hiking, they would work well on the Mainland.
We also explored around the campsite. Our campground is located right on the banks of the St. Croix river. In fact, if you were ...
Work up today to snow!! Sheila got a picture of me with snow on the jacket. We should have headed south, but despite the cold, the Northwood are very amazing beautiful. Sheila and I explored the North Shore of Minnesota from Duluth to Schroeder - about 100 miles. Our first stop was Duluth - at the Duluth Trading Company. Very expensive place.
Next stop was the lighthouse at Two Harbors. The lighthouse is still operating. We couldn't get in the building but we walked ...
We left Iowa City at about 9:00am heading for Hinckley, Minnesota. Sheila and I decided to do the Lake Superior Circle in the time between now and May 30. That is when we will meet Lisa, Dave and Izzie at Spirit Lake Iowa for a visit. I should also mention that this trip was a spur of the moment trip - it definitely didn't have a "PLAN". So here are a couple of flaws that we have encountered.
1. It was a ...