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Oct 3, 2012 - Touring Squam Lake and On Golden Pond and the Natural Science Center

October 3, 2012. Today we tour Squam Lake, where on Golden Pond was filmed. It was another rainy day too. We shared a ride with Erv and Trecia from San Diego over to the marina where we would pick up our tour boat. We split up into two groups. It was raining pretty severely when we headed out. Our tour guide reminded me of Henry Fonda. We started our tour at Walter’s Marina, which was featured in the film, then we set out across the lake to the cottage that served as the set for the film. On the way we saw loons in the lake (loons were a...

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Oct 2, 2012 - Moving on to Ashland and On Golden Pond country

October 2, 2012 Today is a travel day. We are moving 67 miles down to Ashland, New Hampshire to the Lakes region. This is On Golden Pond country. We took the Bear Notch Parkway through the mountains, intersecting the Kancamagus Highway after bypassing the notoriously bad traffic in North Conway. Today’s trip is a travel day, but really it is a leaf peeping day. The Kancamagus Highway is well known for its outstanding Fall Colors, and we were blessed with no rain for a change. So we took a leisurely drive and admired the colors as best we...

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