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... was full of sunny vistas and a setting sun. We arrived at Jackson Lodge just before sundown and booked into our room which is the nicest we've stayed in - it has it's own balcony overlooking the White Mountains. Just enough time for us to grab a drink and some ice before bed! Before we go, don't forget to click on the 'e-mail updates' button underneath our profile picture to get automatically updated when we add a new post to the blog. Over and ...
We started today with chats with our camp neighbors. They gave us some great info on roads to take and wished us well. Today we leave Vermont on our quest for Maine lobster.
The state is beautiful. The farms are sprawling and mixed with lots of lakes and rivers. I hope we continue to see more covered bridges.
LIVE FREE OR DIE! (The slogan for New Hampshire) We had a fun time driving into the state of New Hampshire. Green mountains surrounded us on both sides of the interstate. Magnificent clouds covered the green hills for miles. We stayed within Franconia Notch State Park at Lafayette Campground. The Notch is almost 12 miles in length and impressively filled with rock cliffs, rivers, gorges, lakes, and all sorts of hikes (some part of ...
Yesterday we decided that we would hike Mt Washington. Today was the day.
Mt Washington, located the White Mountains of New Hampshire, is the tallest mountain in the Northeast. It is one of America's top ten most dangerous mountains to hike. At the summit, the highest ever wind was recorded at 231mph.
So, we got the deets and gear we needed, and prepared for our hike.
We started at the Pinkham Notch Visitors Center on ...
... side. First, Hayley whipped up a delicious spaghetti bolognese for dinner, which we enjoyed on the back deck of the cottage. Lucky Owen! Second, Larry, the owner of the cottage, agreed to let Owen borrow his hiking boots. How fitting that Larry wears the same size shoe as Owen. And the luck keeps going. Yvonne, Larry's wife, wears the same size shoe as Hayley. Equipped with our apparel and map for tomorrow's hike, we called it a relatively early night, and retired ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center