Super 8 Bemidji
Travel Blogs from Bemidji
We arrived before dark at the KOA campground just west of Bemidji, after crossing the very beginnings of the mighty Mississippi River that is a small creek here. The next day we met our next-site neighbours Bill and Karen Head from Winnipeg. After checking out, we drove into town where we saw the giant statues of Paul Bunyan (wearing a Shriner's fez) and Babe the Blue Ox, a little yellow submarine, and some fanciful statues made from scrap metal parts.
... season was two months!!! We then drove to an area they call The Picture Rocks which are gorgeous cliffs and sand dunes! It has tons of caves and in the winter people visit the caves where huge ice cicles hang. I will just imagine that!!! :-) We then drove to Duluth Minnesota to watch the tall ship parade. They have a wonderful harbor area and they have a festival of tall ships come through every year. This year they had ...
... year, our 2011 Honda Odyssey and 2012 Toyota Prius.
Number of fish caught: 162. Brought home: 137 (93 perch, 44 rock bass) (23 freezer bags)
Restaurants we ate at while here: Zhateau Zorbaz, Ruttger's Birchmont Lodge, Ranch House Supper Club (Tom & Linda, Mom & Dad K)
Church Attended: Evangelical Free Church of Bemidji
Other events/activities: Biking the Mi-Gi-Zi trail, shopping in Walker, ForestEdge Winery
... come. One thing we decided to do, which Leah had been wanting to do anyway, was get Leah's hair cut. Since she will have a hard time washing her hair for awhile, we thought a shorter cut would be easier. I drove her into Bemidji to "Naturally Hair" and she had at least 6 inches cut off. It turned out really cute, and she is really enjoying the feel of her new, shorter hair. While we were getting her hair cut, Tom rode his bike 18 miles around Lake Bemidji. Jared and Chloe ...
... 1:00- Head in for lunch.
2:00- Tom- clean fish...count 11 for today.
Linda- sit by the lake and visit with cousin Deb.
3:00- Watch kids skiing and tubing, reapply sunblock, visit some more.
4:00- Get cleaned up and head to ForestEdge Winery.
5:00- It's Wine O'Clock! Taste many good wines...buy a few bottles for gifts and to ...