The Upper Pass Lodge
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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The aim today was to drive to the Green Mountains in Vermont - the **** sat nav we've hired likes to take us on long routes so today's drive was 6 hours long! This included driving the length of Manhattan in rush hour in heavy rain and getting lost in a car park. Luckily ...
... the environs. The walk down via the Faulkner Trail was longer and in essence harder as it involved much zigzagging across the beautifully wooded slopes. It was a relief to be out in the open air with only the occasional chipmunk for company.
A return into a "rammed" Woodstock (holiday and weekend New Yorkers) and a flying supermarket trip to stock up on an easy lunch. As luck would have it (?), there was a laundromat right by our car park, so we ...
... landscape but also the viewing of the movie "Miracle" about the 1980 Olympic gold-medal-winning American hockey team.
We stopped in Lake Placid around lunch time and had an opportunity to stretch our legs, sightsee, shop and eat. We had lunch with friends at Big Mountain Creperie and Deli, where we were forced to choose from 46 sandwiches, a wall-sized menu. ...
... there is a tremendous rush of water that starts to push up against their natural flow. The result is a fairly large wave that rushes up the river and it is often high enough for surfers to ride it. Apparently one Australian surfer purportedly rode the wave for 11 km up the river. Today there were two surfers but one fell fairly quickly and the other went about 1 km. The town has even built a seated viewing area for ...
... miles or so on to Rutland, a much bigger town hampered by major roadworks on Main Street. We reached our motel, the Highlander (the dearest and worst we've experienced so far). The family diner opposite did supply a splendid supper special of beef liver and bacon with mash n onions n gravy. Yummy, for me; less so for Steph, who went for a chicken stir-fry. Would have ordered grits, if we knew what they were!
A good day in pleasant sunshine. Probably freezing again ...