Travel Blogs from Medford
... butt moving and really pack. It's 10 at night now and I'm still not completely packed, but it's a work in progress right? We packed a lot for this excursion, but it's in my blood to be an over-packer. You never know when you're going to need the seemingly frivolous things. But when an emergency strikes, you can bet I'll be prepared with my stuffed luggage.
I am so excited ...
Pleasant Wisconsin roads. Stopped in town of Owen, had picnic as lots of bread, summer sausage and cheese in cooler.
Anna then drove -- didn't stop again until reached border -- where Mississippi and St Croix rivers join, so crossed Mississippi twice except the first was actually St Croix River. [At Prescott, Wisconsin and Hastings, Minnesota]
Very hot -- above 90 and humid. Had 2nd stop just across St Croix, possibly Lake Rebecca Park.
... so I decided to go there, it's was only 5 miles away. Rib Lake turned out to be a nice little town, and the camp has apparently not been discovered by anyone, because I was the only guest. 74-year host Dean, a former U.S. Marine, welcomed me, and I found a nice site and set up camp. Later I went for dinner at Camp 28, just a mile away. I don't (yet) have a Verizon/HotSpot, so I rely ...
This afternoon we had a second lunch in Boyd. We then biked in the heat over 20 miles of mixed rolling hills and farmland. Most of the farmland belonged to Mennonites. They had the prettiest and most well kept farms we saw all day. It is now cooling ...
... forest with alot of rolling hills. It is quite disheartening to climb up a hill only to reach the top and see another 3 or 4 set out ahead of you. However, they aren't big and so though I have been climbing 3000 to 5000ft a day it is in short bursts and with the wind behind anything is possible. However, the country side is so similar that it all looks the same - I took quite a few pictures but they all look totally ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free parking