Silver Lake Motel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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While my group had lunch at a local cafe, one of the other groups from our tour took a ride on this gondola, which goes up a 3400 ft. vertical climb to the Silver Mountain Ski Resort. At 5 km it is the longest one of its kind in the world.
After lunch our bus dropped us at one of the trailheads on the Trail of the Coeur d'Alenes, a rail trail that follows ...
... I loved driving it. The mirrors are heated and electric. It is much quieter than "What's-His-Name."
To shorten the story even more, we now own "Fiona", an able replacement for our beloved Shorty. The deal is done. We'll pick up Fiona in Post Falls and drop off Shorty in a couple of weeks, when it's prepped and after I've had my cataract surgery. It would be a great time for a vision-joke, but I AM fighting it.
We're in Coeur d'Alene ...
... Weather can change very quickly
3. It can get really windy
4. Temperature changes can happen quickly
5. Just when you are sure you are screwed, you are not
6. Just when you think you are all clear you are screwed
Route 12 is 180 miles of turns with the occasional straightaway which usually lasts less than 1/4 mile. I never thought I would ever say "great ...
... anticipating a 1:15-1:30 swim. I figured I might take around 1:20 and if I went a little slow, that was OK. It was at this point that I noticed how many more men there were than women. Ladies had pink caps, the guys had green. There were a lot of green caps around me. I teared up before pulling my goggles on, then it was go time. I crossed under the arch and I was off!
I can't imagine a mass swim start. It's hectic enough as it is, but in the past they've had all ...
... activity, especially in Darby. At Lolo Montana I headed southwest on 12 along the Lewis and Clark Hwy. Its a famous stretch that runs along river traversed by L&C and it was 100 miles of gorgeous and challenging scenic roadway. The Moose & Elk crossing warning signs were intimidating, but I only saw bambis. I turned northwest at Kooskia Idaho remaining on 12 until I reached Lewiston ...