River Rock Inn & Bait Shop
Travel Blogs from Ashland
... For those of you who don't know: I grew up with a wonderful "Aunt Holly". She was widowed the year I was born and never remarried. She was a teacher; her husband King Lund, had been a teacher and eventually a Superintendent of Schools in Sheboygan, WI prior to his death. Holly then went on to teach elementary school in the Twin Cities and in the early fifties applied to teach in the American Military Schools ...
... the occasional call from them. On this portion of the trip there has been little excitement...but we have seen a moose, a deer, several bald eagles and a plywood cutout of a moose in the UP (upper peninsula of Michigan) that was placed in the woods to catch the attention of tourists like us. One of the last times we went through the U P, we saw plastic pink flamingos strategically placed in a swamp...they are ...
Stopped to photograph a great mural that adorned a drape protecting a building under renovation, and discovered several other murals in the small town.
We carried on travelling through Superior Wisconsin and then to Duluth
MN. Just as we entered Superior we noticed a large billboard advertising
new Ford vehicles with a 20 year, 200,000 MILE warranty!! Unfortunately
we were past it before we thought of taking a picture. Wish that could
be in Canada.
... month international plan while we are in Canada, so we can have phone calls and data, but no text messages on one phone only, mine, at 775-772-7559. We need the data plan because of the background of the GPS, the weather, and the time. We need the phone plan so that we are reachable in case Tom needs us. We only plan to be in Canada for a few days, but 30 days is the minimum plan.
... often falls asleep during the show and misses half the story. In fact when as we were checking in at Fox Lake we were asked if Ron was a lawyer as our licence plate is LAW-xxx. I think Ron was thrilled that someone made that observation...with all his years of L&A he probably could have said something lawyerly...but he just laughed. So now back to Iron River,...we are just planning the rest of our day, having just come off the lake where we saw some baby ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Free parking