Blogs from Old Forge, New York, United States, North America


North America » United States » New York » Old Forge August 16th 2015

JFK After my wonderful First Class flight experience, I found myself in JFK, an airport I had previously felt could go either way. Tonight, it went south, fast. Our flight was delayed about 40 minutes, which gave me just over an hour to get my luggage (already checked to Rochester), reload it at baggage check, check in for my flight and get to my gate for the last flight of the night. I was a little nervous after the last time I had to wait for luggage at JFK - same thing. 40 minutes!!!! This gave me a half hour. I loaded everything up myself and tried to find where to check through. When I finally found the Emirates counter, three employees were standing around gabbing and seemed very reluctant to help me. "Oh, well those ... read more
Paddle boat was the big hit
After Dad took back his chair from Emry, the comedian
Playing by Seneca Lake

North America » United States » New York » Old Forge May 17th 2010

Hi Everyone, Whitny's Mom here! Talked to Brian and Whitny today, they could not get any cell phone reception in any of the New York towns they have been in and by accident Whitny left the cell phone on last night and heard a text come in out on the lake and so they realized that they get reception in the middle of nowhere BUT not in any towns! This finding was great for us because we were wondering if they had "canoe-wrecked" and washed up on some remote island somewhere!?!? Anyways, they started their trek at Old Forge, NY and have already made their way up (or is it down?) and should be finishing Long Lake today. They hope to be at the end of the Racquette River and into a place called Lake Village ... read more

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