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... and walked the length of the airport while keeping an eye on our flight as the Traverse City flight had been cancelled and we were hearing reports of stormy, gusty weather in upper Michigan. We seemed to be fine until we boarded and sat in the plane for almost 2 hours waiting for luggage from other flights that had not made it up to Sault Michigan earlier in the day. We actually pulled away from the gate and then had engine trouble so we and the mountains of luggage, had ...
We continue on east and then just a little north to the city that shares it name with its sister city over the Canadian border, Sault Sainte Marie. Our plan was to see the Soo Locks and then take a quick day trip in the truck over the border.
The Soo Locks have been referred to as one of the great wonders of the world and are still the largest & one of the busiest waterway traffic systems on earth! Watching huge vessels pass through the Locks ...
Leaden grey skies and rain welcomed us to Ontario as we passed through Kenora, home of Husky the Muskie ( a sturgeon or Jackfish?). The scenic route wove a path around Lake of the Woods with over 17,000 islands that all seemed to have beautiful cottages, docks and every size and shape of water transport. Taking the northern trucker route to Thunder Bay was a little shorter but ...
... could be so big!
We have made many stops in various camp grounds along the way, such as Neys Provincial park and Pancake Bay Provincial Park. Both had amazing sandy beaches and lush vegetation such as fir trees and maple. Compared to Alberta, Ontario seems so exotic with all the different landscapes. I love it here!
... about 30 minutes longer then the original route. We informed our friends who then changed the reservations to 7:30. Perfect! Or so we thought. Suddenly we heard a loud noise and while trying to decide if it was the pavement or the car we pulled to the side of the road. Patrick got out to inspect the tires. We have a flat tire, in fact it had ...
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