The Birches Resort
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It often takes seeing the big picture to understand the beauty in small things. That is what we discovered this morning as we boarded Jack's Air Service in Greenville, Maine to see the colors of fall. Caroline, Thomas, Mark and I made plans to take a seaplane ride to view the changing of the leaves, which happened to be peaking this particular weekend. For 30 minutes we traveled around Moosehead Lake in a single prop Cessna ...
... with no supervision, graffiti. I walked around the somber area for 20 minutes or so, imagining what had happened just moments before the crash and how the two survivors managed to stay alive over night in negative 30 degree weather and live to tell the tale. I started to get cold (I didn't dress for hiking in 45 degree weather) and felt like a wuss because I know the men who stood in the very place I was standing were in a much worse predicament than I was, yet I could simply walk to ...
... that we'd parked under an apple tree... Brenda had to do 4 loads of laundry before we could leave Greenville, ($16 worth of quarters) but that gave us time to get a great blueberry pie at the church bazaar. Maine blueberries are the best, quite small and full of flavor. We're now about fifty miles out of Bangor and will check it out tomorrow. today's drive down here was on beautiful country roads, some being lanes at best. Just lovely country, quinticentially ...
The drive up towards Quebec was pretty with pine trees lining the roads and lakes everywhere. There were hundreds of warning signs for moose, even signs with flashing lights, but unfortunately we didn't see one.
We decided to break up the drive to Quebec by stopping in the tiny town of Jackman, just before ...
Headed back to the US via Ontario and Quebec, spending a
night in Montreal. We arrived late so didn’t get to see much other than the
streets we drove around trying to find our way out. All signs were in French so it wasn’t easy!
Visited Jim and Joyce (some friends from Florida) in
Jackman, Maine. They live in ...