Diamond Cove Cottages
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... British. Several large scale and many smaller skirmishes were fought, the largest in the area of the Hudson River near the town of Stillwater, NY. The landscape is hilly, heavily wooded and beautiful. It's hard to think of the thousands who died here, blooding the ground now so casually littered with candy wrappers and beer cans. The Historical Park features a 10 mile drive to some of the major battle sites. There is also a grassy walking path to follow around the ...
... but they all were pretty steep going down - nothing for it, but to do it. It wasn't that bad in the end. The temperature was predicted to go into the low 90's but we had a breeze from the south so I hardly felt the heat, but I did feel too much sun and headed for the shady side of the river a few times. It was a very pleasant paddle downstream - with crystal clear water. We didn't have to get out to push past any low areas but there was a bit of ...
Dry camping, would
It's the crack of dawn, we are up…10am, we are off, hot and humid, breaking unit on
the Honda not working. We called manufacturer and arranged for a new one to be
delivered to Cranberry Lake. We just happen to meet Ken and Denise at Route 4,
exit one I89 in Vermont and ...
... We are camped at the Battlefield State Park right by Lake George. Walked down to the lake after dinner and took in the sights. No electric here, so we're calling it a night and getting up at the crack of dawn to head to Niagara Falls.
Hope you all enjoy our travels along with us!
Yesterday we took a drive to Lake Placid, site of the 1980 Olympics (also 1932). It was really crowded with people so it must be the place to get away from it all. We just had lunch and then drove around a bit. The Adirondacks is a beautiful area that is heavily forested and has lots of lakes. The mountains are not as high as we are used to. Today we just relaxed a bit and explored the area around our campground.
Tomorrow we are off to Vermont.
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- Wheelchair accessibility