Residence Inn North Conway
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Im sat here in the staff computer lounge with theeeee slowest connection, struggling for words at the moment.
TODAY IS THE DAY!!!
After 2 LONG weeks of training and staff week, the kids are due to arrive in just a few hours.
We've had a long week of training and programming giving us the skills to amazing counsellors, and to help these kids have an ...
... out what kids we get put with. I got a tour of the whole camp which is huge, and spent the rest of the day chilling out and settling in. The next day, was a free day to again just chill out and settle in. Camp is still pretty quiet at the moment as they're still doing all their pre camp stuff. Myself, mark ( climbing counsellor ) and Hannah one of the Irish girls spent the day walking round camp, fighting turtles with ...
... many photo stops, we assumed we'd be at the summit within three hours total. We were advised that experienced hikers make the climb in 4-5 hours, but plan for all day. They must say this for the average Joe that wants to hike it. Turns out the second half was the hard part.
You are actually climbing, not just walking up a slight hill. All four limbs are required for the most part. Finding sturdy rocks to stabilize and propel forward ...
... inclines, our little Nissan Versa did well to get us up to Cathedral Ledge in the Echo Lake State Park. Watching the sheet of rain come our direction was unlike anything we'd ever seen. Thankfully, we were equipped for the elements, and slapped on our rain jackets. The huge granite escarpments peppered the tree line of the White Mountains, and made for some amazing photos. Our nearly-panoramic views were incredible from Cathedral Ledge. After some ...
We'll, we aren't in Maine anymore. Today was all about travel. Our plan was to drive a few hours to Skowhegan, Maine, but we were there by lunch time so we just kept going. This evening we are in Gorham, New Hampshire. We are only a few miles from Mt. Washington. No, we aren't going up the mountain. I wish there was time, but we need to be in Burlington, Vermont tomorrow. The first ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center