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... on line applications. Priest Lake State Park in Coolin, Idaho asked if we would like to volunteer there. We needed to be there before Memorial Day. So here we go again to beat feet back to Pittsburgh for our checkups and an OK from our doctors to go. I suggested to Jean that I skip my cardiologist this time. I remember trying to get to the Grand Canyon last year, and I don't think I can go through a third bypass. Yea, right! So March ...
... br> water about a foot every once in a while to see above the waves and
Awoke early the next morning and could
hardly see out of the tent due to the large number of No-See-Ems;
packed quickly but still received a couple hundred small bites.
Started paddling toward Highland Beach (another twenty mile day) when
I was intercepted by a fishing guide coming from Everglade City;
We had a great time meeting Lori’s family and friends and despite the invitation to stay longer we felt the need to press on in our journey. And so, leaving there, we went on to have lunch with my friend from grade school days. As I remember, it was 7th. grade in which Vickie and I got our first transistor radios and swooned over The Everly Brothers, Fats Domino, Harry Belefonte, Elvis and others. When ...
... there was a performance by a family from Firestone, CO who travel in a converted school bus putting on shows. They were very good, actually, playing folk music and some bluegrass, very talented and excellent on their instruments. Twin daughters played banjo and guitar, the 13 year old son was amazing on the fiddle and the little 8 year old girl sang. Some good ...
... we watched the surfers in the big waves. Beach is very different on this coast compared to the Gulf side - very strong winds and high waves. The surfers were having a ball. We didn't want to leave but it was a long drive back. Loaded the bikes, found a shorter route home and made it home in 2 hours. Sunset was awesome as we drove ...
Other places to stay in Lake Placid
1865 US 27 South, Lake Placid | 2 star motelfrom $96