Travel Blogs from Barry's Bay
... amazing how much floor space a couple of litres of water can cover so we had to move into another one. After a quick transfer of cottages we headed out to try and spot some animals. A road lead us off the main highway and alongside the Opeonga lake where we spotted a bunch of people with huge lenses on their cameras just standing around. An obvious spot for moose hunting but there was nothing around so we headed back to the main road. As we joined the ...
... in Ontario. In its glory days of steam engines it was right next to the Railway Station. The outdoor museum also showcases railway and historical farm equipment which is rusting away. Over the road from the Railway Station is the original Railway Hotel now the Balmoral Hotel and it is for sale if you want to buy it.
Feeling hungry now went to the Baykery and Diary Freeze & Grill for an ice-cream but didn't have enough cash need ...
... I am seriously beginning to doubt the existance of any substantial wildlife in this country. I've seen a few squirrels and some very flat racoons on the roadside (some say the best way to see a racoon) but no bears, wolves or more importantly moose. Are they an endeagered species now? I dont mind not seeing bears, I'm not expecting to see bears as they keep very much out of the way and to be honest I dont feel like stumbling ...
... in small towns survive either tourism or repairing the roads as this is an ongoing thing seeing the snow plough trucks dig up bits of the road in winter to remove the snow and ice then put salt on the ice to melt it.
Finally entering the area of Barry's Bay as we approach Carson Lake where Cabins, Resorts are and homes along the highway. Not sure where Barry's Bay Cottage Resort is till we find the Information Centre which we found out is closed on ...
We arrived at Fiona's camp shortly before 10 am.
Fiona was packed and ready to go when we arrived at the camp.
Fiona told us she had a great time at the camp and would like to go back next year so that was great news.
Before we left the camp, she picked up her group photo and a camp t-shirt.
We were then off to our next destination - ...
How has this inn rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed