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by TallGuy
Mon Jul 27, 2015 7:12 am
Forum: General Questions and Miscellaneous
Topic: Newbie questions ....
Replies: 6
Views: 1854

Re: Newbie questions ....

My wife and I enjoy The Isle the same way you are going to. Our favorite hike is to be dropped off by water taxi at Daisy Farm and hike back to Rock Harbor via Daisy Farm, Greenstone, Mt. Franklin, and Tobin Harbor trails. It's somewhere around 10 - 12 miles but you have all day to do it. We find ma...
by TallGuy
Wed Apr 15, 2015 8:39 am
Forum: Transportation & Lodging
Topic: Water Taxi Aug 11 or 13
Replies: 0
Views: 15956

Water Taxi Aug 11 or 13

My wife and I plan to schedule a water taxi to Moskey Basin on either August 11 or 13 as early in the morning as they'll depart. If anyone would like to share the ride with us I'd gladly put it on my bill if you'll pay me your share in cash when we depart. In order to receive the multiple passenger ...
by TallGuy
Thu Mar 26, 2015 8:56 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: 2015 Trip Log - Add your planned itinerary here!
Replies: 26
Views: 7345

Re: 2015 Trip Log - Add your planned itinerary here!

My wife (Colleen) and I (Gary aka TallGuy) will be arriving Monday Aug. 10 via The Queen. We will be departing Friday Aug. 15 also via The Queen. We will be staying the entire time in the housekeeping cottages in Rock Harbor. Monday afternoon will be spent just kicking back and relaxing with a coupl...
by TallGuy
Fri Feb 20, 2015 1:18 pm
Forum: Other Places and Parks
Topic: Acadia National Park
Replies: 6
Views: 1847

Re: Acadia National Park

I've been to Acadia several times, it is a beautiful place! There are two camping options on the main land and my favorite is Seawall since it's a little farther from Bar Harbor and they have some very nice walk in tent camping as an option. There are numerous options for hiking; from a casual walk ...
by TallGuy
Fri Feb 20, 2015 12:42 pm
Forum: Transportation & Lodging
Topic: Rock Harbor Lodge
Replies: 7
Views: 3843

Re: Rock Harbor Lodge

My wife and I always stay in the housekeeping cottages and absolutely love them. They are out of the way of most of the hustle and bustle of the main lodge and therefore much quieter with the sole exception of when the seaplane arrives or departs. The cottages are duplex style; each with a stove / o...