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Today started off well we were able to get on the road by 08:30. Our mission was to get through Quebec. The day started off beautiful. Lot's of sunshine! As we made our way through the new Montreal by pass our luck changed. The weather man was predicting a nasty storm for Montreal. As I looked over my shoulder I could see the clouds catching up to us. Yikes! I hope we can out run it. We made ...
... spotted. St. Basile a lovely little community along the Madawaska River. Once we had our camp set up I pulled out our New Brunswick travel guide and much to my surprise discovered that NB's highway system is divided into 5 different scenic drives. We were already on the River Valley Scenic Drive, so after much discussion decided it was time to slow down the pace and enjoy this beautiful part of ...
... pets in the car. Indy and I walked down to the cliffs and beach. Unfortunately, we arrived at the peak of high tide, so the beach was about 4 feet wide, and I wasn't able to spy any fossils myself! The beach was made up of flat, smooth stones as far as the eye could see, shifting and moving with each wave. The cliffs, striated and as far as the eye could see. It would have been amazing to see it at low tide!
... cities and villages across this stretch of highway far exceeded our expectations. We did lots of “wows” and “did you see that”.
When we got to Saint Leonard, we detoured about a mile and crossed the St. John River into Van Buren, Maine, USA to get diesel fuel which was about a $1 per gallon less than Canada. Since we had some fruit and vegetables that ...
... one there in the first place. We were also surprised how close we were to the US, as it was just over the river, but that's why the fort was put there, (by us ,the British), to keep the Americans out. After a few hours there, (and after the rain had stopped), we drove round the corner to look at the Cathedral and then up to the supermarket to stock up on a few supplies.
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