Travel Blogs from Bigfork
... in the forest that we were forced back.
Upon entering camp Doodle started going bonkers and trying to get under the coach. It turned out a turtle had taken a stroll and ended up there. The dogs went CRAZY trying to figure out what that darned thing was!
The rains have quit, the sun is shinning, the wind has calmed and it turned into a beautiful ...
The Most Scenic Drives in America!
Route Details Length: About 140 miles. When to go: Year-round, but best from late spring through fall. Winter brings frigid temperatures. Words to the wise: Bring insect repellent; mosquitoes and other pests thrive in these woods. Nearby attraction: Itasca State Park, featuring Lake Itasca, the source of the Mississippi River. About 20 miles north of Park Rapids on Rte. 71. Fur traders and lumberjacks were ...
Itasca State Park Established in 1891, Itasca is Minnesota's oldest state park.Today, the park totals more than 32,000 acres and includes more than 100 lakes. Walk across the mighty Mississippi as it starts its winding journey 2,552 miles to the Gulf of Mexico. Stand under towering pines at Preacher's Grove. Visit the Itasca Indian Cemetery or Wegmann's Cabin, landmarks of centuries gone by. Camp under the stars, or stay ...
We left Duluth and proceeded over the mountain ridge towards Grand Rapids. We thought we would visit the Forest History Center. Since it was Monday it was closed.. We then drove a not very interesting road up to International Falls on the border with Canada. The town was not as large as we expected but was obviously busy with lots of trucks and ...
... improved, I took the hood down and enjoyed driving through Minnesota's timber territory. However, the sky was mostly overcast, so I decided to leave the tent in the trunk for another night and to check into a motel.
This morning the sun is still reluctant to come out. The sky reminds me of the 'June gloom' that Rita and I experienced in Los Angeles, ...
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