Holiday Inn Express Dryden
Travel Blogs from Dryden
Fog's thick a soup this morning! It's a good thing Bill's doing a driving shift, I can hardly see the road for fog and then there are 'watch for moose' signs along the way! Makes me kinda nervous, since Dwayne met one last week! Suddenly we pop out of the fog and the sun is shining! A stop in Thunder Bay for an oil change and lunch and we're on our way again, driving through the never ending north western Ontario scrub forests, miles ...
... deer? Or is my mind just messing with me because it is bored.
And, what is with the litter? I could understand this litter if someone had to toss their drink to avoid an open liquor charge when the cops were pulling them over, but on the wide open flat prairies, I think the cops would notice and just add a littering fine. Is there a reality show yet showing real costs and effects of litter? I know a motorcyclist ...
So they started out great...a nice, picturesque drive to Dryden. We arrived at our campsite, excited about our first night. Then the clouds rolled in, right as we were setting up. You never saw 2 people move so fast in your life. We set up camp in less than 10 minutes and had the bbq started ...
Let's go to Dryden, Ontario! It should be a nice place to visit! Said no one ever. Dryden is an ugly industrial town with no appeal whatsoever besides being able to stay at the Holiday Inn for free using my points. With the weather moving in, we decided to Holiday Inn it up.
On the way to Dryden, I was surprised at the sudden change in scenery as soon as we ...
... kids. The playground at West Hawk Lake provided a good opportunity for play while we were waiting to be picked up.
We stopped for a long lunch break at Egli's Sheep Farm and animal park (Swiss-owned). There was a nice picnic and play area, as well as several paddocks containing animals – peacocks, donkeys (who brayed loudly as we ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking