High Peaks Resort
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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If I didn't know it I would think I was at the Hampton inn
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After getting off the ferry we searched for a rest stop nearby. First time washing up in a truck stop bathroom, forgot a towel so had to try and maneuver drying my face off with the air dryer. Yeahh... just thank god no one walked in. First night sleeping in the big booty mama. We cut out foam mats to fit the windows and folded a blanket over the front seats to ...
(Did you catch the Milli Vanilli reference? Now I have that song running in my head!)
Thursday thru Sunday was rainy on and off throughout the day.
The skies were overcast with dark clouds and dreary rain. I've never realized how much I took sunny days and clear skies for granted until I've had three days of complete clouds choking up the sun and ...
... NY....there are no beers involved, just nature) and did a few climbs. It is always interesting to see how climbs are in different places and man, the grades that are given to the climbs here are definitely sandbagged (they are harder than they are graded). We did a few two pitch climbs before calling it a day and heading back to the car. One climb called "The Sword" was a fun climb. Check out the pics!
Wednesday, we woke up late (all this strenuous hiking ...
After staying in some dirty, smelly motels along our route so far we checked AirBnB to see if there was anything a little nicer in the Adirondacks for some time away from Interstate roads. We were heading towards Point O Pines, Rachael's camp that I had heard so much about for the past 4 years, and then deeper into the Adirondack state ...
... of the Labor Day long weekend. Our mission was to catch up with Karen's friend Lola and her sister, who had taken an extra couple of days off work to travel with us to Montreal for the long weekend.
Why Montreal? Well I needed to get my visa extended and we needed to party!
Lake Placid is where we chose to park the car for the weekend as it is only 100 miles or so from Montreal and Lola ...