Krusen with the Kruses travel blog

Amish benefit auction

Horse & buggy parking for the auction

Amish girls walking home from the auction

Nolt's Mill in Bird-in-Hand (now an artist studio)

Leacock Presbyterian Church & graveyard, 1724

Trying to get the hay in before the rain

Draft horses - huge

Variety of Amish transportation - adults use scooters, too

The hills of Pennsylvania

PA Dutch hex signs on this barn

Used to want to buy the Reading RR in Monopoly

Beautiful church & graveyard

Headed into the Poconos

 

 

In the Delaware Water Gap Nat'l Recreation Area

Bushkill Dutch Reform Church

 

Big trees

 

The Delaware River

 

An old grange hall

Home for 1 nite


We were kinda sad to leave the Amish Country this morning. We thoroughly enjoyed our time there.

Our short 3-hour drive took us thru Reading & Allentown/Bethlehem, then Stroudsburg. Beautiful green hills & countryside led us to the Poconos. Then we drove along the Delaware River, thru the Delaware Water Gap Nat'l Recreation Area. We crossed the Delaware River into New Jersey & drove just 5 or 6 miles before arriving at our campground - Rockview Valley Campground outside Montague, NJ. We just have water & electric but it's just a 1 nite stay so no problem. We're parked in the "rally parking" - lots of space & nice shade trees.

Tomorrow we cross into New York & then into Connecticut. We're planning to spend a week in Old Mystic, CT. More later...

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