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Rolling On the River

Northwoods Journal Friday, June 19, 2015 Mark left work at 1 p.m. yesterday (Thursday) and I had just about everything loaded up and ready to go when he got home so we were on the road by 2:08. The idea … Continue reading

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Planning a New Adventure

Despite the atrocious weather — we’ve had cold, rain, torrential downpours, thunderstorms, and strong winds this week — I have enjoyed my spring break. I really do love sleeping in. Is it shameful to admit that? (Although “sleeping in” to … Continue reading

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Ferry Me Away

Vermont Adventure Day 8 (August 8, 2014) The sun greeted us as we awoke on our last full day of vacation. After a quick breakfast in the hotel dining room, it was time to load up the FJ and head … Continue reading

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Smuggler’s Notch

Vermont Adventure Day 7 (August 7, 2014) It rained almost all night and we woke up to what promised to be a very dull day. Fog and low clouds hung over the mountains to the north. Over breakfast we discussed … Continue reading

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Seeking the Summit

Vermont Adventure Day 6 (Wednesday, August 6, 2014) It was time to leave the North East Kingdom of Vermont and head toward the resort area of Stowe. We checked out of the LynBurke Motel, stopped at a Cumberland Farms convenience … Continue reading

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From Museum to Mountaintop

Vermont Adventure Day 5 It would be impossible to top our day at Mt. Washington, so we weren’t even going to try. After so much strenuous exercise the day before, I admit to being tired today. It was a good … Continue reading

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Waterfalls and Waterfowl

Vermont Adventure Day 4 Part 2 After coming down from the top of Mt. Washington and enjoying our lunch on the deck of the Glen View Café, we headed back up Rt. 16 to Gorham to go in a couple … Continue reading

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Ascending to the Clouds

Vermont Adventure Day 4 Part 1 There are not enough superlatives to describe the amazing day we had! I took so many photos that I’m going to break the day into two posts so that I don’t overwhelm everyone with … Continue reading

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Rich Relations?

Vermont Adventure Day 3 After enjoying another sumptuous breakfast prepared by our hostess, Charlotte, it was time for us to pack our things and say goodbye to the lovely Ardmore Inn. Our plan for the day was to take a … Continue reading

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Simply Gorge-ous!

Vermont Adventure Day 2 We started our day with a fabulous breakfast provided by our hostess, Charlotte. We had feather-light scones, fresh fruit with fresh yogurt on the side, the fluffiest waffles I’ve ever eaten with fresh peaches on top. I … Continue reading

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