Travel Blogs from Bayfield
We continued west today and had planned for a stop in Marquette but a very heavy rain cancelled that so we continued onto Bayfield, WI. We checked out the Apostle Islands area and were very disappointed. Waterfront area is sad - 2 blocks or so of shopping and limited places to eat. We tried to take inland roads to visit some of the bays - once …
Stopped to photograph a great mural that adorned a drape protecting a building under renovation, and discovered several other murals in the small town.
We carried on travelling through Superior Wisconsin and then to Duluth
MN. Just as we entered Superior we noticed a large billboard advertising
new Ford vehicles with a 20 year, 200,000 MILE warranty!! Unfortunately
we were past it before we thought of taking a picture. Wish that could
be in Canada.
... the Deepwater Grill and Brewery in town. Afterward, we followed her advice and camped at a local city park called Kreher park with full hookups only for RV's. This park is waterfront on Chequamegan Bay of Lake Superior. I took a photo of the sunset view in front of our trailer. This place was truly a find. and is a place we would come back to again. Ashland is like its namesake ...
... San Juan's, why? Picked up some local beers, sold only in Wisconsin and reputed to be the "best", will report later... Leo Kotke is playing tonight in a Chautauqua tent out of town. Lyle Lovett was here awhile ago. In October there is an apple festival which draws 50,000 people. 470 people live here. There are lots of different kinds of apples that I'd love to taste, but must move along. Tomorrow we'll head over to the UP (upper Michegan) ...
... fury of the Lake Superior. Sandstone sea caves and cliffs were formed by centuries of freezing, thawing, ice, wind, and wave action. These Islands offer the nation’s finest collection of historic lighthouses (6) as well as some of the most pristine sandscapes in the Great Lakes Region. World-class sailing, power boating, kayaking, scenic cruises, full-service marinas, sport fishing, and swimming can be found on this Great ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
We had a nice large room that was very clean. The hotel grounds were nicely landscaped and we had a nice view of the lake. I would recommend this hotel.
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