MN Sept. 19th -23rd Eggfest Duluth. Fall Colors Rally - Page 4 - Fiberglass RV


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Old 09-16-2012, 12:44 PM   #43
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Welcome Alvin. I think you'll find the Duluth area has a lot to offer as far as hiking and exploring goes. We do have electrical hook-ups.
Will there be anyone else with you?
See you Wednesday.
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Old 09-16-2012, 04:43 PM   #44
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Alvin we can not see you request email?
But we are in Pokegama Dam is a Corps of Engineers campground in the Big Foot and will leave the 18th for the meet.
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Old 09-16-2012, 05:19 PM   #45
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Thanks for the replies, there will be only me, thanks. See you all soon.
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Old 09-16-2012, 05:56 PM   #46
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We can't make it to this meet because of our work schedules but are heading up to Duluth the next weekend.

We are staying at Temperance River State park & then to Burlington Bay campground. I'm thinking of switching to Buffalo Valley since people here have good things to say about it & how it's 10 miles closer to Duluth.

Have any of you stayed at Burlington Bay? How was it compared to Buffalo? Thanks
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Old 09-16-2012, 08:05 PM   #47
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Hi Barry,

Since we love Lake Superior we would go to Burlington Bay. However if you want easier access to Duluth you will get there quicker from Buffalo House.

It all depends on if you want to do stuff north or in the city. My husband and I would prefer to go to Burlington Bay and drive the extra miles to do Duluth stuff, because of that lake. We also like Two Harbors. There is a stroll along the shore by the light house, and food.... Betty's Pies, The Vanilla Bean.

Hope this helps.

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Old 09-16-2012, 10:25 PM   #48
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Thanks Nancy! We were having 2nd thoughts about Burlington Bay since we havn't much about it. I think we are right on the lake. Now I feel good about things.

We will for sure try Betty's Pies. What's The Vanilla Bean.
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Old 09-17-2012, 09:43 AM   #49
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Dorothy and I are going to be going down a little south of Duluth for some agate collecting... anyone want to come along? You'll need to fill out this:

http://www.co.carlton.mn.us/departme...and%20Maps.pdf
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and give a call to the folks at city hall. No charge, no faxing... they just put you on an "OK to collect" list.
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Old 09-17-2012, 10:40 AM   #50
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Barry,

the Vanilla Bean is an eating place in Two Harbors on the main highway at the Duluth end, across from a gas station, next door to a bakery. bakery may be gone. the Vanilla Bean has great omelets, large.

If you have a lake site at Burlington Bay keep it for sure.

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Gary, we have several copies of the Carlton county permit in the available materials as well as the maps on the agate picking site. Thanks for offering to take others along.


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FYI....road construction

Just an FYI for those of you headed to the fall colors rally in Duluth....there is road construction northbound on I35 starting at about Sandstone....sometimes it gets really backed up before it merges into the one lane....just an FYI so you can plan accordingly.
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Quote:
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<snip>there is road construction northbound on I35 starting at about Sandstone..<snip>
If you have an iPhone (or whatever) with Google Maps on it use the "Show Traffic" option. Dorothy and I use that all the time. On the last two trips "Up North" it showed a MASSIVE backup on I-35. A little jog to the west on county and state highways bypassed it all.

And...if I remember...I'll bring my little rock polishing kit with me. I should be able to put a Shiny Face on anything found whilst rockhounding.
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We made it just as the rain fell to set up camp, about a dozen as of 1400.
The rain is hindering the socializing.
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Is everyone ok up there? I haven't seen any posts on this link for a couple of days. Hope bigfoot didn't get ya!
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A colorful egg showed up at the Duluth Eggfest Fall Color Edition.
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