By the St Lawrence Seaway for an October Walk We are taking a break from working on Lola and the Cabin. We have spent all of October working on several projects at our cabin and getting Lola all spruced up. Freightliner – Cornwall Ontario (Fail) We took Lola to Freightliner in Cornwall Ontario for her
Canal Trails are a Twist on Rail Trails We wrote about Rail Trails a few posts ago (see Rail Trails). Our dogs are all in the senior years. Both the Black Lab and Yellow Lab can not go on very log walks. While in Massachusetts we discovered Rail Trails, and when we stayed in Accord
Rail Trails in Massachusetts and New York Finding Rail Trails We have spent two months exploring Massachusetts and New York. While staying in Sturbridge Massachusetts we found the Grand Trunk (Titanic) Rail Trail with sections through Southbridge and Brimfield Massachusetts. In searching for a place to walk our dogs we came across a website on
Breakneck Brook Gravel Pit When you stay in one place longer than a few days, you can find quirky places to see. One of those is a small gravel pit along Breakneck Brook that we happened across. While it is an active gravel pit, it is rarely used so we are not interfering with anyone working.
A visit to Wells State Park Southbridge Massachusettes Wells State Park is near Southbridge Massachusetts. This was one of the first parks we visited looking for a dog-friendly park. It has a nice set of trails that are set up for trail bikes and walkers. There are ranger sessions to teach youngsters of all ages
Grand Trunk Trail at Westville Dam Southbridge Massachusetts A hidden gem in the Sturbridge/Southbridge area of south central Massachusetts is a stretch of old railway that is converted to a trail. It is dubbed the Titanic Trail as Charles Hayes started the rail line and went down with the Titanic steamship before any rail was laid. Construction on the
Repairs start for Lola at BGM RV Repair On July 27th we drove up to BGM RV Repair in Chesterville Ontario Canada after receiving word from FedEx Freight that the last set of parts are delivered. Christine worked with Tyler at Winnebago Parts to find out why we were having delays getting the last items shipped
What to do in St Lawrence County New York Lola’s still in the shop BGM RV Repair reports that they are still missing a part from Winnebago. This is a major delay in our schedule. We are now expecting get Lola next Monday the 18th if all things go well. That is par for the course.
Licensed and Registered in Florida – time to Race to the North It’s warm in Florida and we were able to get our drivers licenses and car registrations complete in a couple of hours on May 18th. We have work to do on our rental cabin in northern New York so we are heading north
Camping Trip #3 – Camping at LOTS Saturday January 17, 2015 – Oregon House, California We are back at Thousand Trails Lake of the Springs (LOTS) for our third camping trip in the Journey. We found a campsite that overlooked the fog and low clouds of the Sacramento valley. Originally we had planned to leave