The North Woods Inn
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
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One a trip organized by the Mount Holyoke Outing club, I climbed my first hike ever! Day one we climbed Owls peak, approximately a 4 hours hike. Day 2, we climbed Mt. Phelps (the 36th/46th highest peaks in the Adirondacks) took almost 8-9 hours. It was certainly worth the view at the top, more so at Owls Peak due to the foliage. Although, Mount Phelps truly felt like an accomplishment with it being such an excruciating and long hike. ...
Once we heard that the Fall colors were at their peak in the Adirondack Mountains, we just had to take a drive up. Over the years we have spent countless long weekends and memorable vacations in the rugged Adirondacks and wanted to check out the colors. Those in the ...
... the lake. We borrow a paddle boat and cast off into the new day. Fog hovers on the lake surface. We are the only noise. We stop and could hear a dew drop. Paddle paddle. Stop. Soft eyes and ears absorb the stillness. We paddle to and around a boulder just off the far shore. Paddle paddle. Stop. Breathe. Inhaling the morning. And....bacon. Time to head back so we can beat the bell.
... activities of Margaret Vanderbilt.
After our tour, we were eager to get back to our Great Adirondack Camp, Hemlock Hall, before the dinner bell rang. Yikes! The CRV was dead, not even a click-click or a whir of hope when turning the ignition key. Only two other cars were left in the parking lot with the CRV. The Sagamore Camp staff was not allowed to assist us due to insurance regulations, but ...
... on gravel, back roads, but I opted to ride to the river and check out the closure. Thankfully, the Boonville road crew let Surly and I pass. I had to climb up a 4 foot high concrete platform to get across while the guys teamed up and carried Surly to the other side. Maura had to take the 25 mile detour through God's Country. ...