TripAdvisor Reviews Hermann's Hotel Cadillac
Travel Blogs from Cadillac
Bah humbug! Did not feel like leaving the cabin and was sulking. We were planning to get up early to get going - but as usual things do not go according to plan. It's hard to be efficient when you have a view of trees and a lake and our mocking jay pair visiting to say hello. Plus it was still dark at 7am. We eventually got our act together and got out of the cabin - we were both dragging ...
... by the "Sugar Shack" - it's a little shed that has a wood burner and a giant pan I guess where the maple sap is heated to make homemade maple syrup. The tree has a hole drilled into it and then a tube called a spile lets the sap drip out and it's collected. I have never been a fan of maple syrup (Jonathan has made me pancakes with maple syrup before), but Aunt Carol gave me a little sample with a spoon and I could ...
... the marathon. Then the chase car loaded up and drove to the first spectator/aid station. Thanks to Stuart and Kathleen Goodrich's generosity of lending us their 4-wheel drive Trailblazer we were able to make it through the very remote single track roads of Manistee County! There were four places for us to watch Kirk as he journeyed along the trails of the Manistee National Forest and the Big M trail. Quite a feat for his first ever ...
... trip. Now we are in northern Michigan working our way to the U.P.(upper peninsula). We had to turn on our little heater this morning. It's a little chilly here. Of course all the stops along the way include a trip to the local microbrewery. Next week we will be in Park Rapids to spend some time with Mike and Anita to work out the details of the trip. Thanks for stopping ...
... to spend her afternoon walking in the sunshine at the marine park and harbor. She happened upon a follow up event of the Cherry Festival and met Ashley, The National Cherry Queen. Maura enjoyed a generous slice of cherry crumb pie as Ashely regaled her with details of her climb to the Cherry Queen throne. ...
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