Travel Blogs from Sault Sainte Marie
... point, I saw a car up ahead pull off of the shoulder back onto the road... while braking for them, I saw why they had stopped: a huge flock of sandhill cranes were milling about in a farmer's empty field. I pulled over and took a couple photos from the car. (Later on, I also saw about 3 times this many on the North Shore of Lake Huron on my way to the border.)
Misery Bay was deserted. While I met a couple in the parking lot, I never saw another soul on my ...
... side (21 feet). Since the ship was so long it was in the 2nd lock About the same time a tour boat came into the lock closest to us so we were able to see the water rise in the closest one and the ship sink descend. It was done so slowly you don't realize how much they have to lower it until the ship is even with the walkway and still going lower.
By the time the large ship was slowly pulling out of the lock we ...
First day of my big adventure! Pretty uneventful day. Driiving went well, got some minor cramping towards the end of the day but it was fine other than that. Not the best sightseeing weather (cloudy with some rain) but then there wasn't that much to see anyway so it was actually great for driving!
... mounts, but didn't hunt himself. Everyone who knew him would call when they found something for sale or at an auction. She showed us another dining room that had a special display room with a full elephants head! Odd hobby, but excellent food.
After the sumptuous breakfast, we drive up through the beautiful forests to Mackinac City. The place was packed as on Labor Day every year, they shut down one ...
... weekend and we came to a bunch of cars in a small town. We turned the corner and found the Friday Farmers Market at Lake Rousseau. The place was packed and lots of boats were coming in from their lakeside cottages. It was a beautiful spot and we got some fresh food at the same time. Our plan was to get to Lake Superior that night but by the time we got to Sault ...
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