The Great Northern Motel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Non-smoking hotel
- Hot tub
- Non-smoking rooms
- Breakfast Available
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It was muggy and buggy as I left Glidden this morning with my stomach full of Maura's special recipe, oatmeal: laden with flax, hemp, chia seeds and with a sprinkle of unsweetened coconut to power me through to the next feeding. The humidity hung in the dark skies as I pedaled on an easy ride to Butternut, a sweet little town of 407, down …
... changed from baths in the lake
to propane assisted solar showers.
Cindy's land is really peaceful for
camping and its great to watch sunsets, see bats and cooking over an open
fire. We visited friends and I eventually got to take Cindy out for a
belated birthday dinner – prime rib. Put the tarp up next to the
fire so we could stay warm, dry and ...
... walked around town viewing the murals of Glidden's veterans. Maura called the sheriff's office and they sent a deputy to retrieve the wallet as I showered off the day's road grime at the Schroeder Motel. I sacked out early as I counted my blessings and lessons from another remarkable day in the saddle.
... Michigan, Lake Huron. We stopped in Munising along the 28 Highway to get some things to cook for dinner then we carried on along side Lake Superior where we found a nice scenic spot with a table so we could cook our dinner. There was a bit of fog hanging over the lake but it was still a beautiful evening.. We stopped for about an hour ...
... walked around, and took a group picture on the deck on the beach.
Second stop - Tahquenamon Falls - just beautiful! Mosquitos are very abundant up here this year.
Third stop - Lunch in Grand Marais overlooking Lake Superior. Had lunch at the new Stonehouse Bakery. It took them a long, long time to serve us all as the place had only been open for a few weeks, and a group of 13 ...