Edge of the Lake Motel
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Can't believe we're camping on the shores of Lake Champlain!!! We've had incredible experiences in this area of New York. This state continues to keep us on our toes!! We had an amazing hike through the Ausable Chasm where the river was rushing through a canyon of steep walls with incredible force (especially after several big storms the days before our visit.
Then yesterday we took a drive into the Adirondack mountains & rode our first gondola up the slope ...
... the heavy rains over the past week. Boulders and tree roots exposed everywhere. Mud up to our ankles was very common on the trail. Just leaping from boulder to wet boulder was a challenge. . It was mainly uphill and quite the work out! We passed Marcy’s Dam where loggers once used to dam to control their logging procedures long ago (now washed away by a heavy flood and never repaired). The trail ended at Avalanche Lake with a beautiful view of the ...
... I don’t remember being bored for a moment… Massawepie was Paradise for a young boy. We didn’t have FM radio, let alone television so I didn’t miss those. We had no electronics to plug in so who cared about electricity and who wanted to be indoors anyway!
Every day was full. I had my bike so I could go anywhere, frequently with some other boys who came up with their families. We would attach playing cards to our ...
... border patrol person. Thankfully he was lovely and went through everything with us before happily stamping our passports, taking our border crossing fee and sending us on our way. So that was it, we were in America. Yay! Tonight we are staying in Tupper Lake, a cute little town in New York State. From here we will head across to the east coast of Maine. The first time we have seen the ocean in a while and maybe the first time the temperature does not get below freezing. Maybe... Bec ...
... grouped together. Using local guide books and the internet able to optimise the number of peaks hiked in the time spent in the Adirondacks.
The beatiful scenery, the good companionship, exercise mixed with some of the challenges the 46 peaks presented made the effort worthwhile. The local area provides stores for supplies and interesting people ...
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- The cleanest Hotel I have ever stayed in
- Great getaway
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