The Blackberry Inn
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... mountain then hiked the 1.25 mile/2000 feet to the top (our Fitbit told us we had climbed 118 flights of stairs, that'll clean out the pipes)!!! It was an incredible experience we'll never forget!!
Next we visited the North Pole & Santa's Workshop before heading to Lake Placid to see the lake & the Olympic Village!! It was another crazy day!!
Today we stayed close to the trailer & since it has warmed up to 82 degrees, we went swimming in Lake ...
... that ended up being super nice. He told us about what to see in DC and we talked about trails in New York and Pennsylvania. He even gave us his business card telling us to give him a call when we get to the Washington DC portion of our trip.
As we finished up breakfast, a campground host when from table to table with the weather forecast and trail conditions. Cloudy and a chance of rain again today- trails extremely muddy. Kelsey and I decided we ...
... one by one and attached them to the dock. No motors! There had never been a motor on the lake and I remember the year a float plane landed on it by mistake (they were looking for Cranberry Lake). It caused great commotion, but it was finally decided that since the plane’s motor did not touch the water, there still technically had not been a motor on the lake. I didn’t care, I was eight… but I thought the float plane was cool! Then Dad and I ...
So the time had finally come for us to cross the border and say good bye to the beautiful and friendly Canadian people. There was some apprehension I will admit. We had our story straight, had a travel destination and had all required passports at the ready. We were two Australian residents, driving a car purchased and insured in British Columbia heading into New York State to visit for less than 90 days. We had a flight out of the country and had enough money to look after ...
... The Park Ranger was a Red Sox fan and provided some local stories.One was that feral dogs roamed the park area and so in the morning they became noisy. We usually got up early enough to start on trail ahead of the summer heat and the groups that may also be hiking. So any noise was not a hinderance to rest. As an aside , managed to hike half the 46 peaks. ...
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