Evening Star Motel
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
TripAdvisor Reviews Evening Star Motel Newberry
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June 30, 2015
We officially made it through our first night of the trip! After our late start yesterday we drove 9 hours up to the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. We found a well lit rest stop that of course had a No Camping and No Overnight Parking sign. However, we decided to stop anyway and take a chance. We were getting pretty tired and the lights on the ...
... the yummy homemade cinnamon rolls while we were there. We then headed to the lower Tahquamenon falls. The kids agree with Mel & Jim's nickname "root beer falls". The coloring actually is from the tannin that comes from the trees in the cedar swamp. We didn't spend very much time there but got some great pics, before starting our journey south ...
I spent a couple days at Pictures Rocks National Lakeshore in the UP. It was so beautiful! It was grey and rainy the first day but I went for a couple short hikes and saw some waterfalls, some small lakes (and obviously the big one, Superior), and the Pictured Rocks. On the second day I went for a longer hike to Chapel Rock and Chapel ...
Slow start to the day - that was great. Headed off with Madge in our car to 12 mile beach to find the White Birch trail. Camp ground was well sign posted but the walk was not. However Madge and Wes did find the trail which was a lovely 2 mile walk. The walk climbs up on a ridge and travels along the top through changing forest. We saw White Birch and Pine trees, lots of ferns and mosses and lichens. There were no views out over the lake.
From there we ...
... on speeding and paid little attention to staying in their lanes. Maybe the drivers would improve once we got into the "mitten" or "thumb" of MI.
I had fun today finding things. First I found a Michigan trailer license tag, which I turned in at the ...