Sir Sam's Inn & Waterspa
Travel Blogs from Eagle Lake
... Muriel Crawford.
The layout of the course this year was considered the most challenging yet, incorporating more natural gates than previously. The harmonious use of the natural environment is of course what distinguishes the sport from its older, less interesting cousin, lawn croquet. One of two of the less capable players were even heard muttering words like "little trees", "gravity", ...
When you are involved in painting three coats of paint on an 8 by 12 room, your brain has lots of fun amusing itself in the face of such a mind numbing task. First of all I began to give names to inanimate objects and paint colours. The primer and it's applicators became known as Walter White. The blue, Bob's Blue on the can was applied by Blue Rolleo. For those of you in the US, a famous Canadian rock band tribute.
So this weekend, we packed up our hiking gear, put all our clothes in garbage bags, got on a bus with a bunch of other members of the McMaster outdoor club, and spent 4 hours travelling north to Algonquin Provincial Park, Ontario.
We were spending the weekend on a backcountry canoe, portage trip. Yay!!
The bus ride was fun. We made new friends and spent a bunch of time playing games with some English people who we got along with well INSTANTLY. They understood our jokes and ...
Picked up some German hitch hikers and went on another moose hunt This mornings mist seems set in for a while so early moose hunting is a waste of time as you cant see much further then 10 metres. At 9:20 though it clears as if someone turns on the extractor fan and another cloudless blue sky is revealed. Its still a bit chilly, around 10 degrees but it warmed up later to around 20. the cottage got seriously ...
Heading back west again today we came upon roads travelled before with the intention of coming back through Algonquin park to see if we could see more wildlife. We stopped in Barry's Bay for lunch and then decided to stay for a couple of nights in park. We found the Riverside Cottages again and booked in this time into a cottage by the river. The first cottage was very pleasant but sadly managed to flood the bathroom and the lounge when the toilet blocked. ...
How has this inn rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking