Carriage House Inn
- Continental Breakfast
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
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I hope that you all had a great New Year's Eve and a good start in 2014! We sure did, celebrating the end of 2013 at my brother in law's house with 16 or so other people, feasting on wild geese, pheasants, wild rabbit and venison, all caught by Mike's neighbors along with various dishes brought along by the guests, oysters, clams and shrimp... as you can see, nobody starved that night! Of course, wine was flowing, beers were guzzled ...
Dec. 14, 2013, Day 307
10 hrs, 20 kms
Note: Date has been changed to keep the hike segments in geographical order
Normally I would skip hiking on a day like today. It's supposed to start out at a windchill of -21 C (-7 F) and not get a whole lot warmer all day. This is the kind of weekend I'd hardly set foot out of the house.
But I feel got a rythmn going, and I really want to keep it up. So with a couple of modifications, I'm going to head ...
... br> We sat on the porch for awhile and then walked over to Springhouse Tavern in the basement of Dobbin House for dinner. It's a cool place that definitely takes you back to colonial times. It was also a stop on the Underground Railroad.
Now we are waiting to go on a ghost hunt at 10:00 PM. It should be interesting!! Everyone keeps asking us if we've had any ghost sightings. Well, Danny swears while he was up reading and I was asleep, he heard the floorboards ...
So we survived the storm. And the good news is other than some minor inconvenience the we got by rather well. The storm first started to shows its ugly head Saturday evening. The surf was above normal conditions and the wind increased to @ 20 MPH. By the time we went to bed on Saturday night the conditions were deteriorating but were far from severe. On Sunday morning the surf was really kicking up and the winds ...
... and I were instructed to stand on the bottom edge of the skirt and to hold on to the upper edge of the skirt and the upper suspension cables. By putting one of us on either side of the basket, and using us as supports, Todd effectively arranged for an open tunnel into which he then blasted air using a huge gas-generator-powered fan. I don't know how much air it could blow per second, but the balloon was full in about a minute.