Travel Blogs from Ely
... just were not biting much.
We stayed at the lake the first day and relaxed somewhat getting used to the surroundings. We all did a day trip the second day which took us right up to the border with Canada on a lake to the North. The third day Kevin, Karl, and Dave took a day trip East to another pretty lake, but we had to endure a flooded portage due to all the rain. Kevin was the go-to ...
We caught TONS of giant smallmouth bass! The weather was decent, except for a couple of super windy days. We managed to avoid any bears or scary wildlife...just lots of chipmunks! As usual, the scenery was great. There's just something so cool about nature that's virtually untouched by man.
... of trees swaying in the wind and a cool breeze will make you feel as if you have no cares in the world. Take a hike to the beach and it's as if you stepped out of a dream and walked onto the beaches of paradise. This is the state park to trump all other state parks. With ample hiking and biking trails, a beautiful beach, abundant fishing, private camp sites, boat docks, canoe, fishing boat and kayak rentals, you will be ...
... but we did get a bit smelly (despite swimming every day) and our beards a bit stubbly.....can't blame the grey on the wilderness, though. And the sunsets were phenomenal! Well, I survived and even enjoyed our wilderness experience. Now, it's back to reality. We have a flight out tomorrow afternoon and should be in Taos in time to sleep in our own bed! Happy Labor Day and end of the summer to all of ...
... guide (Jason), but also with 10 other beings. We absolutely fell in love with them. Paul and Mo really got to like each other (photo). The other thing we discovered (which we hadn't thought about) was just an oversight on our part. How to put it . . . well, when you've got 5 dogs pulling you over frozen ice, up hills, through the woods, down inclines they're exerting lots of energy. And in order to do that they need lots of food and fat. Which needs to ...
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