Residence Inn by Marriott Duluth
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On our way into Superior Wisconsin, that is the across the river from Duluth MN, we saw a billboard advertising 20 year, 200,000 mile warranties on new Ford Cars. We couldn't believe our eyes. Closer to the bridge, we saw lake freighters in drydock, and others unloading or loading from grain elevators.
First the weather report: I started off from St Ignace and it was a beautiful sunny day! The only problem was that it was 11.5C !!! COLD. By the time I got to Minnesota it was 23.5C and I was shedding clothes as fast as I could. I can't win.
My GPS this morning told me I would arrive at Itasca State Park (the source of the Mississippi) by 7pm tonight what it didn't tell ...
... able to see his write up at the Aerostich website. We also took part in the official Rally Photo, and then had a great dinner of B-B-Q, beans, cornbread, and corn on the cob. We managed to avoid winning any door prizes as well and thereby maintained the RAMS record at this rally. Tis evening is cool with a light wind and we are winding down with a few beverages and a view of Lake Superior and looking at the pack up in the morning so we can get back on the ...
... and a couple of Mr. Happys while Steve picked up a new waterproof bag for his luggage. After leaving Aerostich we stopped at Subway for a late lunch, early dinner and then back to the rally for an evening of watching new arrivals set up, talking with the neighbors, and maybe wandering up for the poetry reading later in the evening. Temps are supposed to be in the 50's again tonight so it will be good ...
... was before. Amazing how nature can recover from a major disaster. Another marker I stopped at was to commemorate the wars between the Chippewa and the Sioux for control of the Yellow River Valley in the early 1700's. turns out the Chippewa were fierce warriors and chased the Sioux out of their territory. They then established permanent settlements in several locations that lasted until the 1760's when the French took over that area ...
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