Microtel Inn & Suites Maggie Valley
Travel Blogs from Maggie Valley
... all sorts of goodies. It was a kinda weird place.
The weirdest experience was a restaurant called 'Dick's Last Resort'. These restaurants are everywhere now that we are aware of them. We walked in to the restaurant and the guy was like 'Welcome to Dick's! Have you been before?' We were like 'No', he then said 'You have heard of us before right?', our response 'Nope'. 'His response 'So you've just ...
... and when it came time to pee in the middle of the night, well, there weren’t a lot of places to go that offered privacy. I ended up hiking down the trail. Now, I’d been out at night many times by then and had no fear of the dark. I picked my spot, and was getting ready to drop my pants when I heard some rustling down the trail from me, behind some bushes. I shone my headlamp down that way, but didn’t see anything except swaying branches. Something was definitely ...
Happy Labor Day People (though we will make the argument that we labored more yesterday)
today is Waterfall challenge #2. This one was Grotto falls and only 3~ish miles and supposedly not so uphill. (This being a waterfall I was not going to be fooled by the promise of 'no' uphill...)
We carried a lighter load today (smart move #1) and brought along our water shoes ...
First night of camping in a National Park complete, we got up early to find out what we would be doing today. For the next few weeks we have handed all the planning over to Marc and Louise and basically hijacked their vacation. Marc informed us that today we would be hiking to a waterfall "Ramsey's Cascade". Great i thought as me and Les have become expert hikers over the last 6 weeks (I just hope the Sach's can keep up with our pace!).
Woke up to a massive thunderstorm outside. We departed Lexington after the rain subsided - saw a closed street where a power line had fallen on top of a pick up truck (glad that was not us)
Making our way south I saw a giant road sign for "The Original KFC" aha..."Kentucky"Fried-Chicken and we are actually IN Kentucky. (I was a little slow to realize this connection) So I forced Chris to make the slight ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed