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Travel Blogs from Eagle River
Calling it a day in IRON country. After a cruise along the coast of Lake Michigan with Deb driving the RV, we settled into a nice little campsite in the town of Iron River, situated of course along the Iron River, and located somewhere in between Iron Mountain and Ironwood. Ironically, this area was known for its iron mines...which are all now ...
... The Soo Walmart:
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... br> passport four times and had a mini-online conference with someone
upstairs. I am hoping that this is a good omen for future crossings.
I meandered through Michigan's Upper
Peninsula where the fall colours were at their peak then stopped for
breakfast and a little while later, another stop for wine and beef
jerky in Marquette. Also filled up the ...
... as I entered the deep, dark woods. I had to strain to see the curvy, potholed road in the bouncing circle of light from Surly's headlight. The sky was still dark and the road was flanked by trees so dense, the forest looked like a creepy black wall hiding wild animals that were surely going to spring out and get me at any moment. I ...
... through the woods with eagles flying
overhead and deer in the trees. John's horse was stubborn and naughty
and fittingly named Rebel (just like John)!
Oooo we're gonna be sore!!
The afternoon was spent shopping with our family in teeny tiny
downtown Minocqua, it's about 2 blocks. Lunch at Minocqua Brewing Co,
brats and beer.
A quick stop at Brandy lake to reminisce about ...