Travel Blogs from Franklin
steve - Left Marion and set off on using the interstate for a few miles then enjoyed fabulous scenery through the Blue ridge mountains.
made it to iron springs for lunch and a gang of Hardly dangerous riders trucked up. And then the heavens opened, proper Spanish type downpour.
we were in a nice bar so it was really tempting to stay and hit the Ale for the afternoon but proper adventure riders ...
... in all, a great ride. My formerly sprained ankle is sore, and so is my right hand; from my IV poke on Tuesday. Oh well, grin and endure!
Arrived at the Inn in Maggie Valley around 1630 hours, pooped and hungry. Bottle of wine, and ordered some italian food, as Susanne's bike chain was loose and she had to take it up the street to have a ...
After leaving Asheville we werent really sure where we were heading next to spend the memorial long weekend. We had seen enough of cities for the time being and wanted to head somewhere we could relax and do some kayaking. We decided on Lake Chatuge in Hiawassee Georgia and luckily there was one room left at the Lodge.
What a surprise when we got there, it's a beautiful lakeside resort township ...
We had planned this trip for a year ago but time constraints from planning our daughter's wedding necessitated a postponement. This year we will be leaving in mid May primarily to avoid mosquitos and return after about six weeks in Alaska. We plan to follow the Alcan up from British Columbia to Fairbanks, down to Anchorage through Denali, on to the Kenai Peninsula for about a week, ferry to ...
... of the lovely cascade enveloped by the green foliage.
Next is Dry Falls, so called because one can walk under them and remain quite dry. This is a much more popular stop. The path drops down through the forest and then continues under an overhang actually behind the waterfall. There is some ...
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