Explore...

Read and rate Travel Journal Entries for Niagara Falls, New York, United States

Sep 15, 2015 - Niagara Falls, Ontario and NY

We stopped near Niagara Falls at FourMile State Park (New York) where we planned to visit one of our oldest friends from Bishop - John Persich. The last time we saw John was when he came to visit us in Bakersfield when we were living in our 22 foot aljoa travel trailer while in college. Funny that we are now living in 31 feet! haha. John and his delightful wife Kathy were pleased to see us, and welcomed us into their lovely Ontario home with enthusiasm! Even their black Lab Millie was an eager participant, welcoming us and Duffy with...

Jump to full entry

Trip Journal


Geritol Journals

Jun 25, 2015 - Niagara Falls

Jainan – I WENT IN A BARREL OVER NIAGARA FALLS!! Just kidding, I wanted to but mom wouldn’t let me. Anyway, we went to Niagara Falls. We went on the Maid of the Mist boat thingy, on the top deck. It was fun. We got big smurf (blue) ponchos. And we got WET, with a capitol smiley face. I enjoyed the ride but through the Horseshoe Falls it was so misty that I couldn’t see through my glasses. It looked like someone had put a giant white screen in front of the boat. Niagara Falls was a last-minute stop so we didn’t stay long, we went to the gift...

Jump to full entry

Trip Journal


East Loop Trip 2015

Jun 6, 2015 - Niagara Falls

6-6-15 Niagara Falls We slept in today. Got up later than our usual, had breakfast, took showers, then moseyed over to the KOA office to inquire about Niagara Falls tours. Turned out one was leaving the KOA around 2:30PM. I signed us up for the tour. We had some time to kill, so we went looking for Julie’s special crackers that she has been looking for for the longest time. I said, “Screw it, buy a family size bag of Fritos and call it good,” but these are special healthy crackers made from the rare element “Unobtainium” and only they would...

Jump to full entry

Jun 5, 2015 - Vermont to Grand Island, NY

6-5-15 Burlington, VT to Grand Island, NY Broke camp and pulled out at 9:45AM. Weather was great, which is good as we have a long trip planned today. Today’s first snafu was losing Julie. We left camp with me driving the Winnebago and Julie following in the Toyota since we needed to gas up. This is normally a simple process. She just follows me, we fuel up, then I stop somewhere where there is room to link up a 52’ rig that can’t back up. While winding through Burlington looking for the place to link up, I was watching a black truck behind...

Jump to full entry

Oct 8, 2014 - The Falls of all Waterfalls ... Niagara

As you know, we've seen some beautiful waterfalls on this trip into western New York ... but none of them can top Niagara Falls. We visited here 20 years ago ... and were blown away by the beauty as profoundly as we were back then. Millions of gallons of water per second flow over this exposure of Niagara Escarpment. You gotta see it ... put it on your bucket list.

Jump to full entry

Oct 6, 2014 - Day 31

Hi Everyone, Well we began another full day with a short trip to Syracuse for Gaz to send some presents back home and for Smalls and myself to grab a few University of Syracuse souvenirs. Syracuse is very much an all American college town with a large student community and a fair amount of frat houses, so after completing our tasks we headed out of town towards Niagara Falls where we crossed the border into Canada. Even though we have all done a bit of travelling, there seems to be something about immigration officials that makes you feel...

Jump to full entry

Sep 16, 2014 - Niagara Falls

We finally are under way at 9:30 am following a few last minute items we needed to complete. The plan was to get to travel from Canton to Rochester,New York. That proved to be a really ambitious plan. Traffic going to Cleveland,Ohio was pretty heavy, along with the road construction. After entering New York,I could tell Rochester was a lost cause. So Sue started checking the Good Sam Trip planner we had setup prior,to our departure. In setting up the trip planner we had loaded multiple campgrounds along the way that we had prescreened. This...

Jump to full entry

Trip Journal


Taken by Storm

Sep 16, 2014 - Where In Niagara Is Bill?

9/16/2014. Tuesday. Where In Niagara is Bill? It rained all night but this morning the sun came out and the weather warmed up nicely. The tour mini-bus picked us up at 11:15am but the driver had to pick up more peeps so we really didn't start our Niagara Falls tour until 12:30pm. We criss-crossed the Canadian border twice so we had to go through Canadian customs twice and the U.S. Customs twice during the day with passports in hand. Our first stop was the ride on the Maid of The Mist boat that took us on the Niagara River and right up to...

Jump to full entry

Sep 14, 2014 - Is That Disappointment ON her Face?

9/1402014. Sunday. Is That Disappointment On Her Face? We left CampBell early this morning to avoid the RV traffic jam at the only dump station. Good call by the Navigator! We on the road by 8am and heading west on I86 and then taking the more scenic route 36 N to Batavia where we picked up I90 west toward Buffalo. Suspiciously, this route took us right by Letchworth State Park the home of a tall waterfall. The Navigator me thinks pulled a fast one on me. Pulling up to the ticket gate, I asked the guard if an RV could make into the park. He...

Jump to full entry

Aug 7, 2014 - New York - Niagara Falls

New York is officially known as the Empire State, we refer to it as the “toll” state. As if there weren’t enough state taxes already, drivers in New York pay a large amount in tolls, as we found on our journey through NY, to Rome, where my sister Stacey and her family reside. I put $60 in my wallet on the way out of Maine, and by the time we left New York, it was gone... that was just a one-way drive. You’re charged by weight, height, number of tires, and just about any other way they can add a fee. Thankfully, we only had two extra tires,...

Jump to full entry

Jul 24, 2014 - Falling Waters.......

From Niagara Falls North KOA – Youngstown, NY Second “Bucket List” experience in just 7 days. Last Thursday Baseball Hall of Fame this Thursday Niagara Falls. Certainly a week to be remembered for years to come. Niagara Falls is a collective name for three waterfalls that straddle the international border between the province of Ontario in Canada and the state of New York in the United States. From largest to smallest these falls are Horseshoe Falls, American Falls and Bridal Veil Falls. Horseshoe Falls lies mostly on the Canadian side...

Jump to full entry

Trip Journal


Home Sweet RV - 2014

Jul 20, 2014 - Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls was our morning destination so we got up early (7:45) and were at the falls by 11:30. Traffic was not a problem as we went straight to the Goat Island parking lot. It was a short walk to Horseshoe Falls and until you stand there, you don't realize how fast and hard that water is flowing.The falls are amazing and we could see the Maid of the Mist boat below. We didn't take that ride or walk under the falls and still felt like we got the essence of the place. We walked another 200 yards to view American Falls which was also...

Jump to full entry
Previous -- 0 1  2  3  4  5  ... 18  -- Next


Advertisement
OperationEyesight.com