Country Hearth Inn & Suites
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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Cassie flew in from Palm Beach, but didn't get to Atlanta until late at night
We went to eat dinner in the city
Got lost trying to find our car - Scary!
Ended up getting Steak and Shake
Drove to Cloudland Canyon and went camping with Alicia and Matt
Beautiful mountains and views!
Hiked down the canyon to the waterfalls
Went swimming in the waterfalls
So cold but ...
First day of our trip and pinching ourselves. Will be traveling with our longtime friends Ben and Maureen Judkins for the next couple of months. Spent this afternoon exploring bicycle trails and hiking to see the two waterfalls in the park. Took Molly on the hike with us and she loved swimming in the waterfall pool. We would have loved to join her but were not allowed. Heading to Cave City, TN ...
... and very quiet.
Speed limits a bit confusing, my Satnav said 70mph and everyone seems to be doing that, but the signs said 55mph.
As usual all the signs had minimum speed limits too.
Got to Fort Payne and it was shut!!! Followed some Trail of Tears signs to a Cherokee Chief's home, called the Andrew Ross house. The house is now privately owned, although photographs of the outside are encouraged.
There is more to this story, as I may get to ...
... walks on the edge of the canyon and trips through the forest. There were several areas where you could leave the trail and go post up on big rocks right at the edge of the canyon. The views were stunning. Check out the pictures below even though my ****** camera doesn't do the park justice. The trail takes you to the southern edge of the canyon which affords sweeping views of the homes and farms below. It then turned back and looped back through the woods to my campground.
Left New Orleans this morning (Wednesday) a little after 9:15 am. It is noteworthy as this our first day of us driving primarily north which means we are heading home. Today is just a driving day with our destination being Great Smokey Mountain National Park where we will rendezvous with Dulcey's Dad. It will be a long driving day of over 10 hours plus we lose an hour as we re-enter the Eastern Time Zone. Normally we would like to break up ...