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American Road Trip Talk (Podcast): Marsha Gillies: The Rocky Mountain Mermaid Part 3

Posted by Foster Braun in American Road Trip Talk, in American Road Trip Talk (Podc... 09 April 2014 · 123 views
Mermaid Inn, Ainsworth Springs BC

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In our Winter 2013 issue of American Road Magazine we wandered a bit north of our theme area of Washington State into the Canadian Rockies for the subject of our Memory Motel Column.  Tucked in the foothills of the craggy grandeur of British Columbia near the town of Ainsworth Springs st...

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Geneva And Geneva On The Lake Ohio

Posted by etchr66 in For Namesake, 25 June 2013 · 1,211 views
Ohio, Summer Resort and 3 more...

Geneva And Geneva On The Lake Ohio It's summer time and its hot. What better way to cool down then to spend some time at the lake. With that in mind, our Namesake town for this entry is Geneva, Ohio and the nearby summer resort town of Geneva on the Lake. Both are located in Ashtabula County, which has a wealth of museums and sites of historic interest. In addition there are some eighteen...

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Introduction

Posted by Alex Burr - hester_nec in Alex Burr - YankeeTraveller, 10 June 2010 · 1,153 views

Hello. Tho I am new to this media, blogging, I am not new to American Road. I've been around since the beginning. I do have a road trip web site, but  decided to give this blog a try to post my rather infrequent road trips in the Memphis, TN, area.Being nearly 73 years old I'm old enough to remember the good old days of 2-lane road travel. Indeed,...

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American Road Trip Talk (Podcast): Marsha Gillies: The Rocky Mountain Mermaid Part 2

Posted by Foster Braun in American Road Trip Talk, 30 March 2014 · 1,137 views
Mermaid Inn, Ainsworth Springs BC

American Road Trip Talk (Podcast): Marsha Gillies: The Rocky Mountain Mermaid Part 2 Click here to listen...
 
Click here to download…
 
In our Winter 2013 issue of American Road Magazine we wandered a bit north of our theme area of Washington State into the Canadian Rockies for the subject of our Memory Motel Column.  Tucked in the foothills of the craggy grandeur of British Columbia near the town of Ainsworth Sp...

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Vienna, Missouri

Posted by etchr66 in For Namesake, 20 March 2014 · 1,130 views
Vienna, Route 66, Missouri

Vienna, Missouri Spring begins today (March 20). What better way to celebrate it than to get out and take a drive on the famous roads and highways of our great country. One such highway of course is Route 66. One namesake town very close to Route 66 is Vienna, Missouri, so it is the subject of this installment of the For Namesake" Blog
 
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Skeeter Mountain

Posted by Brainbucket Mike in Crazy names of places around the country, 29 November 2012 · 1,472 views
Illinois, strange names

Skeeter Mountain Another stop on our way out to Route 66 last year.  Bring your "Off"

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Ohio River Sb (Ind.)

Posted by beckyrepp in Becky Repp's Blog, 13 September 2011 · 2,141 views

LST 325-Tour an authentic WWII warship. She is "Last of the Class" meaning-the only operational LST in existence. http://dld.bz/aj3CW

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Palmantier's Motel

Posted by RainiePalmantier in RainiePalmantier's Blog, 14 February 2011 · 2,473 views

This is a first for me. I'm trying to get information on the history of the Palmantier's Motel. Anyone know anything about it? We're now open for business! We have nightly and weekly efficiency rooms. They're huge rooms. We fell in love with the place at the action and just had to have it. So now we're the proud new owners. We are...

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A Refreshing Idea For Turkey In The Summer

Posted by roadwarriorvet in Road Recipe Warrior, 04 July 2010 · 1,838 views

http://stjomobedandb...urkeybreast.JPG Hello everyone and Happy Fourth of July :) Well today it is raining up here on the Hill, but I still have grille cooking on my mind.   A couple of weeks back I had friends over for dinner and came up with a refreshing idea for grilling the turkey breast.  During the holida...

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A Museum With History That Should Never Be Forgotten

Posted by roadwarriorvet in Experiences on the Road, 27 March 2010 · 2,086 views

Hello everyone!! As the weather gets nicer, more the public will be out and about on the road, enjoying the sunshine, fresh air, road trips, and all the unique places the US has throughout its road systems.  This country's interstate system is one that can anyone with a vehicle or motorcycle just about anywhere, and if the interstate does not...

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Wi Yellowstone Trail Menomonee Falls To Oshkosh

Posted by WisHxGeek in WisHxGeek's Wanderings, 17 March 2010 · 2,006 views

On the way home from the Wisconsin Governor's Conference on Tourism I decided to take the Yellowstone Trail home since it was a beautiful spring day. I placed a bunch of photos in the gallery from along the way- however the photos are reversed so they start near Waupaca and end in Germantown.WI Yellowstone Gallery Here is a handy guide for the Yellows...

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One Tank Of Gas Trips

Posted by mockturtlepress in Traveling on the Information Highway, 01 February 2010 · 2,129 views

I still think that the 'one tank of gas trips' are my favorites, living in Western Washington there are lots of close to home destinations on the 'Places to Go" list, and I'll start adding those here as time goes by.Port Orchard, Washington is one, here's a link to the Chamber of Commerce website http://www.portorchard.com Good jou...

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More Than A Effn' Good Hot Dog

Posted by JunoLev in this new slang, 02 November 2009 · 2,269 views

This is a effn’ good hot dog.”My brother Dan is a geologist and he never swears.We’re in an old building with salmon-colored walls. Dan plows through his third hot dog, smothered in relish, pickles and ketchup.“Are they dotted? Hey! Are they dotted? Five, one, three!”Yester-slingers shout in this thick Yester-brogue, barely audible over Casey Kase...

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2009 October 31b

Posted by yttrailman in yttrailman's Blog, 31 October 2009 · 2,309 views

At the urging of Becky Repp I will attempt to comprehend and take part in this Blog feature.For this last year our work with the Yellowstone Trail has been more or less limited to the Trail in Wisconsin. In deed, we have a product to show for the effort which I will comment on as soon as I have a better idea of what happens with this text after I "sub...

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Northwest Mom And Pop Lakeside Lodges

Posted by Keep the Show on the Road! in Keep the Show on the Road!'s Blog, 30 October 2009 · 1,881 views

Sheila and I enjoyed a National Parks fall tour a couple of weeks ago, but I have not posted much of the trip.  Other activities have intervened, including the rediscovery of Spencer on the National Parks Highway (see posts on the forum).Our National Parks tour took us through Rainier, Glacier, and the North Cascades, and of course we stayed on the two la...



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