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Aug 24, 2012 - Inland Waterways

Friday, August 24 Crooked River RV Park, Alanson, M ichigan We came here to check out the Inland Waterway which goes from Lake Huron to Pickerel Lake near Petosky. The Waterway was used to transport logs and lumber in the 1800s to the lumber mills. Afterward, it became a tourist destination via passenger train for those coming from the Chicago area, Louisville, KY, Cincinnati, OH, and Indianapolis, IN. It was interesting to see the timetables and places the train had stopped to come to this part of western Michigan! We had wanted to rent...

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