Osceola Grand Hotel
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May 17, 2013
Step on Bus Tours took us to Clare, Michigan on May 17, 2013. Clare is about two hours northwest of Northville. Rose led ten of us there so that we could go to Yoder's Quilt Auction and Flea Market.
Our first stop was for lunch at "Cops and Donuts." The Clare City Bakery was begun in 1896 and was about to close in 2009 when nine Clare police officers pooled their money to save it. This ...
First day in Michigan, it rained all day. We had planned to drive up the coast along the lake to Traverse City, then to the hotel. But with the rain, we decided to stop at Little River Casino, then head to hotel. Our first evening in Cadillac, we enjoyed a few drinks and dinner with friends from Florida (more snowbirds ...
... lunch, we were off to fish on lake Superior. No luck bringing any fish into the boat but had an awesome dinner of ramen noodles waiting for us in the crockpot when we got back. A nice campfire with Rolo's inside of marshmallows completed the ...
... Rosie has turned out to be an easy going traveler with car sickness issues. (hence the laundry to do already) For supper, I fixed pizza sandwiches and chips. Kids played on the rocky beach of lake Superior. Jonah fell asleep first and Issy is drawing ...
... miles before finding the laundromat. The rain has cleared up a little, and we are expected to bike later tonight, because of this mornings delay. We have been lucky because these last three nights we have had campgrounds but our luck is ending tonight. East central MI feels different. The men are either in Amish attire or wear shirts without collars or sleeves. It is hard to find WiFi. They sure like Fox News here. Everyone seems to watch it. Total Mileage: ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking