Residence Inn by Marriott Scranton
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Today was an average day. We had a late load in based on the long drive between venues, but it went relatively smoothly. The biggest difference between this and the last few venues is that this Amphitheater was a large circus tent type structure. On the front of stage of right, where we would normally store our equipment, there was nothing but gravel, making it a challenge to get equipment through. We were, however, able to get ...
Today was the toughest day so far. Our target was to hit 50 miles which we just about got to. We climbed up through the mountains of Pensilvania, amounting to just short of 2000 feet of climbing. I never realise that many hills existed on earth, they ...
... Tom took the first hit and fell off his bike but all was ok (or seemed so!) and he wasn't hurt. We got to cheesequake after dark and the place was closed, so a lady cheekily told a a way of getting into the campsite. It was a really nice forest with toilets and fire pits so we found a spare place to pitch and pretty much fell straight to sleep. Day 2 (45 miles) Our first day started around 9.30 after we packed up and snuck out ...
Stopped for lunch at a Rt 84 Country store high on a hill. Saw some unique items. Lake Wallenpaupack is close by but no time for tubing!! LJ
I played packman for free and saw a cool 8N tractor and a huge teepee. RJ
There was plenty of interesting things to examine, making it a well worthwhile visit for lunch. PJ Onward to New York ...
Had another rain storm overnight Tuesday. The worst part about the rain is the humidity it creates the next day. It's been running around 80% most days.
Wednesday we went into downtown Scranton to visit the National Historic Site Steamtown USA. It is really a nice place to visit, although I have to admit I was expecting more. They have some really nice old steam locos, and a really ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
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