Travel Blogs from Seeley Lake
Having turned back, we were now committed to re-tracing our steps down the mountain back to the Salmon river and making our way around to the East, at which point we hoped to resume the route that Claudio had laid out. However, when we stopped at the nearby Forest Service office to get a report on whether the route we had planned (over another 8500+ foot pass) was open, we were informed that it was not.
The only ...
... protection of the mountains, and the garden is peaceful and full of Buddha statues. 1000 of them. It is said that the Dalai Lama will be visiting next year, and there are conferences and gatherings throughout the year. It is an amazing place, and well worth the visit.
At lunchtime we headed south towards Stevensville, to visit Ralph's Uncle Dickie and Aunt Candice .They live in a lovely house, ...
... quite remarkable and it was filling too!. Thoughts while Pedaling: I have a confession to make. I didn't tell you what happened at the Adventure Cycling Headquarters in its entirety. You see I was taught by my father never talk about a ladies age or her weight. It's been good advice until now but I'm going to break it now. You see after Betty had her B&W picture taken she was weighed with panniers water and provisions. I'm sorry to say she's fat! She weighed 99 lbs. ...
Yesterday was a transition day. We stopped at Walmart in Butte and stocked up on some fruits and vegetables. Stayed at a Forest Campground in Flathead National Forest. It smelled like I was in the middle of a pine scented Yankee Candle. We walled down to Holland Lake and watched a doe eat and walk around our campsite for over an hour. Better than any reality show. Next stop ...
We left the KOA in Livingston, did rt. 90 a while, and got off at rt 271 in Drummond, Mt. Back on our 2 lane type of road. Immediately saw a bald eagle on a post and some deer. Went up to rt 200 w and then 83 N. Stopped at Placid Lake State Park. Three miles back a dirt road but a very modern CG with everything. Great stay, Ellie got lots of bird ...
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