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Well, today was a fun day. We started out by taking a ferry across Lake Champlain from Grande Isle, VT to Plattsburgh, NY. We just drove onto the ferry and sat in the RV while we crossed. We were the first ones to board and they had us park right down front so it looked as if the RV were in the water from our seats. Beckett loved it. It was a nice smooth ride that only lasted about 15 - 20 minutes.
It would have been a shame to miss a paddling opportunity after coming up to Saranac Lake. Otto kindly offered to take us to the Franklin Falls Flow - an easy and pleasant paddling experience. We passed the section of the river that has rapids for a mile or so - was it class 2 or 3?
We put-in at a state site and headed up toward the white water. Otto said he ...
... places - always too rushed I guess.
By this time, we had pretty much given up on paddling today. I was very lethargic and afraid of getting cold despite borrowing a shirt and jacket and pair of sox from Otto. Otto laughed at the striped sox and said that Barb always makes fun of these sox and wants to get rid of them. I was glad that they hadn't yet because they kept my feet warmer.
Otto went grocery shopping to the Hannaford ...
... later in the depths of the lake. After a quick lunch in Lake Placid we headed to Montreal. We expected a 3 hour drive but didn't count on nearly a two hour wait to cross the border. On we got to the border station it only took a few minutes to go through and get back on the road. We checked in to our Hotel.....a hotel atop a ...
... a mile to the top. There we had a 360 degree of the landscape-an amazing view in to both Vermont and Canada. We went down much more quickly then we went up-an 246 ft. elevator ride to the bottom. We enjoyed the majesty of the mountains, the amazing scenery and the views that only higher elevations can provide.
Family Folklore: We had interesting ...