0823 Chelsea – Day 1

I’m leaving soon to start the Long Trail — today as I’m updating the blog. Time is running out. So, I’m going to put the relevant photos at the end of the post. I’ll get back to rearranging them at a later date. (I hope.) Sherman and I...

0822 Chelsea Arrival

Another driving day. Get up and go for a 15 minute walk on the same trail. We drive south for Chelsea. Should arrive around noon. A stop for gas and a walk about half way there. We arrive at 11:30. My sister said the last time she took my mom to sit out here she said,...

0821 Rest Area near Grayling, MI

Today is a driving day. We take a short walk in morning. The rain has stopped. I drive out of town and need a bathroom and gas. Only public bathroom I can find at 7:30am is in the A&W. There are lots of A&Ws in Canada. Lots of Dairy Queens too. Get gas and...

0820 Pebble Beach

We walk around Current River Park Lake in morning in a few off and on sprinkles. An hour after we finish it starts raining pretty hard for hours. We drive along the coast in the rain. And we stop to look at amazing views of the lakes. Take some pics and take short pee...

0819 Thunder Bay, Walmart 2

We get up, walk around the area a bit and have breakfast. We head to get the oil changed about 10. Two of the three oil lines are being run by women. Nice! Haven’t seen that in the CA. As she is checking the fluids she says the transmission fluid is brown and smells a...