Driftwood Lodge Resort
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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Bev and I are still in Fort Frances and expect to be here until Monday May25 when the new hub for our front wheel is in and gets installed. So, we have been out biking and the weather has been in our favor!!! Here are a few photos while we have been toddling around!! We had ...
... those parks you really have to want to see. It's not on the way to anywhere. In 1975 Voyageurs became our 36th National Park. It is one of the few places in North America where you can see rock half the age of the earth, the bedrock of the continent, 2.8 billion years old.
During the last ice age glaciers scoured away the younger rock, depositing it in moraines south of here, and as they retreated ...
... AT&T dominated so lots of roaming charges) and couldn't locate an RV park on-line earlier in the day. I must say that Manitoba and Northern Ontario cell service sucks! It's virtually nonexistent! Fort Frances looks like it is really suffering since the closure of the pulp and paper mill last year.
We took a walk after dinner and spotted our first wild life of the trip - a friendly skunk!
... parade and fireworks. A bonus of living so close to the border with America is that we also got to watch the American's Independence Day fireworks too (without crossing the border). Although a bit sneaky, I found it amusing that the entire town would all collect near the river edge under the shadow of a water tower, and then wait patiently for it to drop dark and for the show to begin. Although, I’m sure the Americans would have been doing the exact ...
... 10,000 lakes, and there are actually almost 12,000 lakes over 10 acres in size. As I approached the northeast corner of the state I saw that I was close to International Falls so I decided to go take a look. Surprise, no falls! Talking to some locals, it seems that they dammed up the falls and built a power plant. Destroying a waterfall just to supply electricity to tens ...