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Aug 21, 2014 - Vassar, MI Day 2
Today we arose to sunshine which turned to fog in a matter of 15 minutes. We took our time getting ready then had breakfast and then set up our reservations for the next two campgrounds. After arriving in town we made a wrong turn and had to go through a parking lot a few blocks away and wouldn't you know we came upon a quilt shop. After buying a pattern and some fabric we headed to the Frankenmuth Historical Museum. For two dollars each we had entrance to that museum and the tour at the old flour mill which has been converted to a...Jump to full entry
Aug 20, 2014 - Vassar, Michigan
I mentioned in the last journal that it was Wednesday. Well I got ahead of myself. So today is now Wednesday and we left our campground around 9:30 with a destination of somewhere in Michigan. We had overcast skies with a threat of rain which is ok with us on a driving day. We will be crossing into Ontario, Canada over the Queenston Bridge. It was 228 miles to Port Huron and took us 4 hrs. We had excellent roads but speed limit was 60 mph. After arriving in Port Huron 4 hours later we decided to keep going toward Frankenmuth after we had...Jump to full entry
Aug 21, 2012 - Back to the USA!
Tuesday, August 21 Up early, but fooled around. It was fairly cold, and I didn't feel like getting the stove out, so we had a cold breakfast. The Visitor Center was closed, with no hours posted. This park was a POW camp for German officers during WWII. Got on the road about 9:45. Stopped for gas in White River. Another full day of driving. We got to Sault Ste. Marie about 2:30, and had about a half-hour wait on the bridge to enter the US. First you stop for the bridge toll, then you stop for customs. We stopped at the Michigan Welcome...Jump to full entry