Snowy Owl Inn
Travel Blogs from Waterville Valley
... all the way through autumn. Fortunately, the trees themselves aren’t damaged. This is one of the reasons that the spectacular fall foliage displays vary from year to year. We’ll shortly be seeing how this year unfolds!
3. Everyone in Bartlett knows ...
... like we are in the Swiss or German Alps as it is so different.
Our hotel has big bears and moose (not real ones) all around it and is geared up for winter skiing.
We did a forest walk and I saw a chipmunk. First one I have ever seen. Not sure if it was Alvan Simon or Theodore!
Bit of a strange day today. We travelled a lot and I kept falling asleep.
Found another well decorated shop ...
Our next stop was the interior in search of mountains having done the Maine coast to death , not really. We had a longish but pleasant drive to a small town called Rangeley still in Maine but up in the mountains. The motel offered us a choice of the old inn or a pond side room , one look at the "pond" side room and we were in, actually the pond was by our standards a decent sort of lake . Another beautiful day a pity we had to spend it driving ...
Vera is our chatty postwoman who comes mostly every day to deliver our mail at home in Miami Beach; I say "mostly" because in the last year or so, we've been seeing a substitute quite a bit as Vera has probably been using up her bank of time as she nears retirement. We had grown to enjoy our snippets of conversation as she would lean out of her mail truck and talk about exercise, food, weather and ...
So we left VT this morning from the Quechee Gorge State Park, a mildly interesting gouge in the earth. Beautiful of course, it's VT after all. And we breakfasted at a wonderful bakery/cafe called the Trap Door. Artisans with pastry, yum. We indulged after a refreshing run down to the gorge and back up, then to the dam and lake behind it . Now we are ensconced in ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center