Super 8 Thurmont
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Yakima! This was our first trip without Chris, but it was the last short trip we could take for the season and he was working in Yakima, WA for the month. This was also our first boon-docking (kinda) trip where we had no hookups. We took what is supposed to be the quietest generator there is, but when you are the only one firing one up in the park, it seems pretty loud, especially in the early morning when I really needed a coffee.
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The Catoctin Wildlife Preserve and Zoo is an old zoo, and it is still very much old-style—animals in small cages behind mesh fences that make photography rather difficult and which don't seem to give the animals enough space. The zoo was established in 1966, and has not, apparently, been renovated since. It's kind of sad, in this era, to see that any zoo still adheres to such an old vision of what was good for animals. This ...
I made this beautiful long walk all around "Little Seneca lake", a very nice trail following the edge, lots of trees but no leaves so I could see all of it.
I heard a woodpecker (see my title), saw a lot of very busy squirrels, spotted a Northern Cardinal (oooh so ...
Today I am readying everything for the trip at my Moms house.
The heat is hot and the air is humid. Last night a massive thunderstorm came through that knocked out power for most of the city, and left trees everywhere. This morning when I went to walk my dog, it was a little cooler, and little misty and quite beautiful.
Last night sleeping on a real bed for ... a while.
Well we are officially home! I spent most of the day sleeping but Mike and the girls actually went to the mall. Mike was going through withdrawal and needed to get his Apple store fix.
Being home is strange and a bit of culture shock. I guess I kind of forgot how nice it is to have central air-conditioning and clean water.
Mike and I went out ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed