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Maine 2008

Left home 530 am ate breakfast at cracker barrel. We got off exit we off 90 and ate Italian restaurant called Sam's . I had clams with marina sauce and Jim had Lasagna was very good 53 with tip.

We had trouble finding a place for the night and stayed at Eco lodge, never again! I did not sleep well and we were up early ate breakfast and gone at 0615. We stopped in Freeport for outlet stores in a town setting. It was a nice stop.

Drove highway one along coast through Brunswick, Bath, Wiscaseset to booth Bay. Drove 15 minutes out to ocean point beautiful drive.
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Went back to
Wiscasant to eat at Reds We had Lobster Roll, crab roll and fries. waited h hour in line it was so worth it. Bath room is clear down water street past Sarah on left across from tracks. 32$

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Drove to coach hous3 Inn in Bar Harbor we have the tavern suit. We cleaned up and went to poor bys I had lobster saute in butter over crackers.
Jim had lobster stuffed with crab 25$ He had blueberry martini and I had glass of Riesling 86$ with tip.

Great sunset

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Monday October 13

I got up at 515 and went to kitchen for coffee and got locked out of room.I had to wait in lounge until owner Natalie came down stairs. We were going to go to Cadillac mountain to see sun rise but it was raining Went back to bed till 800 and had blueberry fritters their signature dish. .pineapple smoothie and eggs Florentine.

We went to Acadia visitor center and watched 15 min movie and bought a map for park. We went to South tip and did wonderland trail and ship harbor. nice easy trails along the water.

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We went to Seafood Kitchen and split seafood sandwich potato wedges and clam chowder. 22$ including tip.

Went to Bar Harbor to compass trail and shore path

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Back to inn and had apple pie, Went to Thurston's for lobster pound. Jim had 3 1b I had a pound and half all for 61$

Tuesday Oct 14 Up at 530 left at 0600 to see Cadillac Mountain sunrise what a beautiful experience being engulfed in clouds.

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Back for breakfast at 0730 ha blueberry fritters, coass of mixed melon, Blueberry stuffed french toast.

Off to Acadia park to otther cliff and point.

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Went to Jordan Pond hiked around took about 1 and half hours, The west side is easier than east.

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Had famous popovers with homemade strawberry jelly and blueberry jelly . I had cappuccino and Jiim had homemade lemonade. Jim had blueberry crisp with ice cream. 37$

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Back to inn and had homemade brownies so good.
Had reservations for Galyn's . Had window seat with view of water. Jim had clam chowder and crab cakes I had fisherman's plate shrimp, scallops, muscles, lobster tail and clams. Jim had blueberry martini, I had blueberry Cosmo, Very good.

Wed October 15

Blueberry fritter, blueberry banana yogurt smoothie, scrambled eggs with ricotta and chives over sm rye toast.

Headed to park an did sands beach and great head trail

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Went to beehive and started to climb but Cindy's legs were to short ladder steps and steep clif we did bowl but all the rocks bothered Cindy's ankles.

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In town ate at Chowders had clam chowder and a huge plate of onion rings and crab meat sandwich. fies beer and blueberry pop $42

Went to lighthouse to watch sunset. and full moon.

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Ate at Ketch Seafood in Bass Harbor. had clam chowder potato wedges and seafood sandwich $32

Posted by Cindygad 15:54 Archived in USA

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