Blue Moon Retreat
Travel Blogs from Purdy
... a cosy first night. The rest of the weekend consisted of raking up pine needles, long walks in the woods, fires by the lake and lots and lots of delicious food. On arrival back in Ottawa on Monday the weather was, again, beautiful and I set about raking up lots of leaves from the back yard - now up to 16 bags since the start of 'fall'! I am thankful for family, friends and opportunity :-) ...
Heading back west again today we came upon roads travelled before with the intention of coming back through Algonquin park to see if we could see more wildlife. We stopped in Barry's Bay for lunch and then decided to stay for a couple of nights in park. We found the Riverside Cottages again and booked in this time into a cottage by the river. The first cottage was very pleasant but sadly managed to flood the bathroom and the lounge when the toilet blocked. ...
... Welshman's Island owned by Edward Williams from Wales then purchased by Paul Mask. Nice drive with cabins and homes dotted on the edge of the water round the island.
Drove back to St. Hedwig's Catholic Church on top of the hill overlooking the lake where we had lunch and met a lady from Ottawa who is moving to Barry's Bay to retire with her husband. It is amazing how many people have either married kids or relatives in ...
Awoke early this morning and got packed in what seemed like a hurry but probably wasnt. Walked through the deserted hotel and loaded the car. Had to hunt for someone so we could pay the bill and our new friend from Potters Bar kindly obliged without the aid of an axe. Drove away to a local restaurant for breakfast before planning the day. We are heading to Algonquin Provincial Park where I am told there are moose by the herdfull. I hope ...
... and ready to go we are so used to living out of a boot (or as they say in Canada trunk) now. Handed the key back to the Owners and said we had a relaxing stay with no TV and WIFI (a bit naughty saying that hope they get the hint to hurry up with the connections).
Nice to get away from the roadworks as the crew started working on the bridge near the cabins at 7.00am glad we stayed over the weekend and not a week day. Virtually had Hwy 60 through ...
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- Free parking
- Kids activities or Babysitting