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Aug 3, 2019 - The Islands of Lake Champlain

Took a scenic drive tour of the Islands of Lake Champlain today including South Hero, Grand Isle, North Hero, Alburg, and Isle La Motte. I didn’t stop anywhere on the trip north until I got to St Anne’s Shrine which is a religious complex on the northwestern side of Isle La Motte. It was originally established 1666 w/ a fort and a chapel. It currently has an open-air chapel, a statue of our Lady or Lourdes, grottos in little huts, and other religious settings. I traveled down the western side of the island and around the tip to the Goodsell...

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Jul 9, 2008 - Grand Isle, VT

On Sunday, we drove from Wilmington, NY to Grand Isle, VT. Just outside Wilmington, we drove the road toward Whiteface Mountain; then, from the parking lot near the top, we made the short hike to the peak. From there, the views of Lake Placid and the surrounding hills were fantastic. In Grand Isle, our campsite overlooked Lake Champlain with great views of the sunset. However, the night of the best sunset, we were running (without our camera, of course) along the West Shore Road; we had to run just before dusk as the days were warm and...

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