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Jun 19, 2011 - Maine, New Hampshire
On our way from Essex Junction to Bar Harbor we stopped for a couple of nights in Dixfield, Maine, close to the New Hampshire border, and a beautiful place to visit! On Sunday we went to Mt. Washington, the highest mountain in the north east, and nicknamed "The Worst Weather in the World" I doubt the claim but I am still amazed that we were in shorts and t-shirts at the bottom of the mountain, and 8 miles later it was 36 degrees, and the wind was blowing 67 miles per hour, and this was June 19Th. from here it's on to Baa Haa Baa (Bar...Jump to full entry
Sep 2, 2010 - Relax and Visit the Rumford ME Area.
The Mountain View C.G in Dixfield is just east of Rumford ME. The short term RV spots are in a large grass field and we are one of only a few rigs in the area. The couple that own the park are very nice and the facilities are very good. They have 30 amp connections but the outside temperature does not require both air conditioners to run. The temperatures have been in the high 80’s and the humidity high but not unbearable. It has been very quiet in the park and with the open field we have been able to let the dogs run loose some of the...Jump to full entry
Aug 29, 2010 - Traveling across Lake Champlain to the Maine Mountains
Friday morning we left Clayton and headed east over the Adirondack Mountains on US 2. The mountains of NY are not like the Sierras or Rockies. They have major ski areas like Lake Placid, but they do not appear high because of the gradual grades and slopes. We enjoyed all the trees and lakes along the way. We ended the day at a State Park in Saranac Lake near the summit. We enjoyed a campfire with the wood provided by the Park and had a quiet evening without 120V power. This camp bordered an outdoor barbeque restaurant that is a ‘happening...Jump to full entry