Sawmill Inn of Grand Rapids
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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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 ...
... we hear, but a crowd of drunks leaving the bar after many a beer..... Remember that Remer is just a slow spot on the hiway...not a huge population...maybe 300 people...seems they were all out partying in that bar...and one guy on a very, very loud motorcycle drove around for a while...at about 1am...so not a great sleep for either of us...and then around 7am, a cement truck showed up because something desperately needed to be fixed at ...
... 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"!
... interesting. And, by the way, there is also a Judy Garland Museum. She was born in Grand Rapids and lived here with her parents and siblings until the age of 4: 'Born in 1922, she was Frances Ethel Gumm when she crashed her older sisters' performance at their parents' Grand Rapids theater, making it through Jingle Bells before being carried off the stage.' ...
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