Have Prius, Will Travel


Have Prius, Will Travel

Retired teacher. I love to camp, hike, kayak. I dabble in drawing and photography.

North America » United States » Minnesota » Bemidji June 25th 2012

June 19-June 24 We stayed six days at Senic State Park in Minnisota. That is about an hour NW from Grand Rapids MN. Dan and I rented a two person kayak for one day but only caught more perch or was it sunfish. Anyway he was looking for bass. That is Dan's favorite fish to catch. We have seen a lot of deer along the roadside. Lots of loons on the lake. One red fox. Lots and lots of turtles. They like to deposit their eggs right next to the aspalt road. I expect it gets nice and toasty there but it seems dangerous for the turtles. We took one day and hiked in the Lost Forty. It is 40 acers that was missed during the logging days because they thought it was a lake ... read more
Snapping Turtle
Snapping Turtle, Not Happy
Water Lilly

North America » United States » Minnesota June 19th 2012

I had originally intentended to make my own website but time got away from me and thus I use this Travel Blog to report in with you all. If it doesn't work out I can make a website later but I felt I needed to update everyone on our travels now. June 9: We left Grand Rapids and spent Saturday, Sunday and Monday at Bill and Pat's cabin by Grayling. It is good to see family. All of Michelle's family was there along with Carter, Amy, Bob and Mom. THANK YOU BILL AND PAT for being such great hosts. We had seafood boil (crablegs, shrimp, sausage, potatoes, onion and corn on the cob dumpted directly on the table) YUM! The kids played in the water almost all day long. June 11: We left the cabin and ... read more
Campsite at Fayette
Village at Fayette State Park
Bay at Fayette

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