Great Sand Bay Estate

Address: \N, Eagle River, Michigan, 49924, United States | Hotel
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This hotel, located on \N, Eagle River, is near The Jampot.
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Travel Blogs from Eagle River

Lazy Day in the Cabin

A travel blog entry by nbarber on Oct 03, 2015

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... I think I have eaten so many that I am done! I packed-up my suitcase and cooked dinner. Felt like a Sunday. Shirley sent me a picture of my great grandparents. Nice to put a face to a name. Maybe I can find out more information next time I am in ...

Michigan Technological University

A travel blog entry by nbarber on Oct 02, 2015

1 comment, 12 photos

... and it really affected the community. One thing that I think I cleared-up, is that my great grandparents lived in a place called Opechee. It may no longer exist. I could not read the hand-writing from the church records and could not make out the name of the town that they lived in (which had and O and then a P), but I found "Robert Allen, miner, Osceola Con Mining Co." under "Opechee" in a book called "The Polk Directory, 1901-1902 (like the Yellow Pages) and the ...

Calumet Theatre and Laurium

A travel blog entry by nbarber on Oct 01, 2015

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... at the incredible homes - mansions even. I guess these were the homes of the folks that were important to "Hecla and Calumet" mining company. Stunning houses. A few were converted into Bed and Breakfasts as they are so big and was was called "Manor Inn". We were not expecting to see that. We picked up our laundry and then drove back to the cabin for pasties. Saw a fantastic sunset on the lake - it almost looks like there is a fire behind the trees as it is so ...

"Smooth Rock" forest behind cabin.

A travel blog entry by nbarber on Sep 30, 2015

34 photos

... cakes and making jam, the smells of the forest - however - I did properly smell a skunk for the first time today and it was awful. We were on the road and I had to roll down the windows as it was ruining my apricot muffin experience! It came in through the vents in the car as we drove past! Very nasty smell. I had had whiffs of it before on the road - but nothing like this. Anyways, in the forest, as we approached a clearing, I could smell the most beautiful ...

Brockway Mountain, Keweenaw Peninsula

A travel blog entry by nbarber on Sep 29, 2015

22 photos

... of a river and I could follow it to Lake Superior. So many times I would hear American colleagues and friends harp on about how much they miss the seasons and fall and I never understood why they missed it so much. I now feel humbled as I get it. Nothing compares. Sadly, my camera cannot capture what the eyes can see. We drove down to Copper Harbour and to our surprise, the sign announced how it is the home of Iggy Pop! He lives ...