Weirs Beach Motel and Cottages
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So we left VT this morning from the Quechee Gorge State Park, a mildly interesting gouge in the earth. Beautiful of course, it's VT after all. And we breakfasted at a wonderful bakery/cafe called the Trap Door. Artisans with pastry, yum. We indulged after a refreshing run down to the gorge and back up, then to the dam and lake behind it . Now we are ensconced in ...
... we don't have the power cord to our nice camera - we're stuck with a cell phone picture.
This bald eagle is actually a juvenile, and doesn't have the white head yet. We expect that next year, he'll be about 5 years old and have his white head.
... tired, but I was enjoying it so much my feet just kept a walking! I probably got an hours hike in after lunch! So when I got back to the motel, I was dripping in sweat but quite content. I headed down to the dock on the lake with a book and enjoyed a good read and a nice conversation with my motel-mates next door. A third couple also arrived today ~ they are from Germany. It's almost more like staying at someone's private cottage than ...
... the place all to myself anymore, but still it is very quiet.
I ate lunch down on the dock on the lake....just for a change of pace.....and read some more and listened to the loon and soaked in the peace and quiet. Then back to the room for some more quiet and reflection and journaling. As I mentioned in another blog, I am appropriately reading "Walden" by Henry David Thoreau, and if you have never read it, it is really a wonderful book. As it ...
... a summer home on Lake Winnepasaukee so maybe I will see him this weekend! I don't know what in the world I'd say to him, but that is beside the point. Maybe ask him about his special underwear? The daughter also told me she used to work at Gormans and Jimmy Fallon would come in there to eat. His wife's parents have a place here. Evidently Drew Barrymore has also been spotted here. So I am in town with the stars! I expect though, it ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Kids activities or Babysitting
- Pets allowed