Super 8 Darlington
Travel Blogs from Darlington
... cool pictures along the way. We ended up camping at the palace campground because our planned campground was flooded out and was not open. Nice place and it was nice to relax after a long day of riding. Tomorrow we start the trail officially at the point of beginning ...
We miscalculated our arrival time in Warren by a lot, so after dropping Beth off in Harvard, we were racing toward what we thought was Warren, but sadly, ended up not being so. Got a little turned around, went a bit further south than we should have, but after some helpful geography lessons from our sponsor, we arrived safe and sound at the fairgrounds and fell promptly asleep.
Kate picked us up at 9am and took us downtown ...
... and I had been negotiating for a few years about the journey we were on and had finally come to an agreement. I’d take her around the top of Lake Superior if she’d come with me to pay homage to the Minnesota Twins new ballpark, Target Field, in downtown Minneapolis. Check out the photo of Elenka.
But back to the Lake Superior; it’s far more interesting. I was mesmerized by the rugged, rocky landscape, ...
... the rocks and explore! We got to see a massive group of butterflies fly around and land. Make sure you check out pictures when I get them downloaded. As we were walking into the falls we saw a big moth/butterfly. I think it was a moth but not sure. I noticed he/she was caught in this netting so the three of us saved it. Hopefully it wasn't too injured. Hugh was super excited to help. After about 1.5 hours, we headed out on our 6.5 ...
NORTH DAKOTA, MINNESOTA, AND WISCONSIN --
Friday, 6/21 - The longest day of the year. If they get any longer up here, it won't get dark at all. Leaving Devils Lake to Grand Forks on Highway 2, it was cloudy and cool, with an occasional drizzle. We stopped at the Grand Forks visitor center, which was very nice and the folks there were helpful. They gave us info on camping in both Minnesota and Wisconsin. They had T-shirts ...
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