Travel Blogs from Kalispell
Today was just a travel day to to Kalispell and to take a look at the country around Sandpoint and Bonner's Ferry on the way. Sandpoint is on the northwest shore of Lake Pend Orielle and is where Sarah Palin lived before moving to Alaska. The areas around Sandpoint, Bonner's Ferry and northern Idaho are beautiful and charming. These are smaller …
We start off our trip at 8:30 am and in true McInnes fashion, we forgot the air mattresses for the kids. So poor Chad makes a slight detour and meets up with us at his Mom's. Get the girls, dog and hamster (thank you Cheryl!!) settled in and we bail! The drive is fairly calm until just south of Calgary where we get some good clouds and rain. Even with the weather we are making good time and the GPS says we should arrive at 6:16 pm. Too bad the GPS couldn't predict the border ...
... homemade bread and cinnamon rolls. I swear Grandma makes the best cinnamon rolls known to mankind. Grandpa too was on a baking spree and we never ran short of his tasty white and wheat breads.
Much of our time was spent around the family dining table. Visiting with family. Talking. Laughing. An assortment of cards and board games.. The daily newspaper brought sporadic blather about the election.
In the mountains there ...
From Cliff Let me start by saying that Glacier National Park is one of the most beautiful places that I have ever seen in the world, the mountains, the valleys and the lakes all put together in the most perfect way!! It is a place that I would like to revisit with a few days so that I could really explore and experience it properly. Now sadly we were unable to stop at any part of the park due to an issue with Glens bike, it has been not always starting and today it got ...
... long can go on it. The F250 just made the specs, with the retractable mirrors RETRACTED!
Most of you don't know this, but Dick doesn't like HEIGHTS, especially when on one side is a short guard rail, on the other is a rock wall, all while in heavy traffic on a winding road with INCREDIBLE VIEWS to take your attention away! We went ONE WAY on the road and came back on US ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center