The first leg of the trip was four hours to Lake Hopatcong, the largest lake in New Jersey, where my friend reigns as Queen of the Castle, overlooking her realm.
|Lyd on the porch|
We took a trip to an overlook to see where the East and West branches of the Susquehanna converge. You can tell the East branch by it's muddy color!
|Kim, Bert and Lyd in front of the cottage.|
|Another adorable cottage.|
|Bert, Kim, Lyd and me, with the Susquehanna|
|You can see where the east and west branches merge by the color change.|