Sawmill Inn of Grand Rapids
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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Up early today and across the northern portion of Wisconsin to meet friends in Proctor, MN (just outside of Duluth). Nice views of Lake Superior this morning and a wonderful lunch visiting with Dave, Lin, Clancy, and Gwen. On to Grand Rapids, MN where we will be ending the day enjoying the land of 10,000 lakes thanks to the hospitality of our ...
Well, this happened today: the Monte turned over 200,000 miles (all one-owner) (me).
It's running great, we celebrated with a lot of curvy roads in lake country MN. Monte just loves those curves. At one point, we got behind a big pickup doing 70, but slowing down for the not-at-all-dangerous curves and sometimes driving down the middle of the ...
... you have ever been through this area or even Saskatchewan, you will appreciate that there is not much to see, but you can see forever...and you can see storms coming at you for miles and miles... Ron found an amazing restaurant called the Bistro and we had a great supper...what a great find! He enjoyed a pepper steak and I had Pickerel, which they call Walleye here...and we got to use real knives and forks... Nice end to a really tiring long ...
... in the forest that we were forced back.
Upon entering camp Doodle started going bonkers and trying to get under the coach. It turned out a turtle had taken a stroll and ended up there. The dogs went CRAZY trying to figure out what that darned thing was!
The rains have quit, the sun is shinning, the wind has calmed and it turned into a beautiful ...
... a hilly, lake-splashed landscape. Reminders of the ice age—in the form of the low gravelly ridges that are known as eskers—are prevalent in this area, especially near Turtle Lake. You’ll also revisit the Laurentian Divide, where a roadside kiosk supplies information.
I found this trip in one of our books - The Most Scenic Drives in America & really wanted to see this part of Minnesota. One of my "Must See Destinations"!
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