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Old 04-09-2013, 04:01 PM   #46
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I loved this bridge, too and took quite a few photos of it. The villa photos remind me of the Grand Californian. I have to tell Graham about the nature trail. I don't think he has found this yet.

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It wasn't that long of a trail but still very nice. And I loved seeing the horses at Fort Wilderness.

I can't wait to see the Grand Californian in September.
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It wasn't that long of a trail but still very nice. And I loved seeing the horses at Fort Wilderness.

I can't wait to see the Grand Californian in September.
For those who may not know, the sandy nature trail at WL starts out beside the bike rental and follows the shore of the lake for about 1/3 of a mile before breaking off to the right and hooking up with the main paved path. Or, if you'd rather, you can take the paved path all the way by starting next to the bus stop. Either way, it's just under a mile to the stables, and right at a mile if you go all the way to main buildings. Should you be there during the Christmas holidays, you can walk around FW and see all the decorations the RVers put out. Some of them are quite detailed.
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Old 04-09-2013, 10:20 PM   #48
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I love the photos, and the beautiful horses..
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Old 04-10-2013, 07:11 AM   #49
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I love the photos, and the beautiful horses..
Thank you I was enthralled with the horses, I would love to go back and spend some more time over there.
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Old 04-10-2013, 07:13 AM   #50
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For those who may not know, the sandy nature trail at WL starts out beside the bike rental and follows the shore of the lake for about 1/3 of a mile before breaking off to the right and hooking up with the main paved path. Or, if you'd rather, you can take the paved path all the way by starting next to the bus stop. Either way, it's just under a mile to the stables, and right at a mile if you go all the way to main buildings. Should you be there during the Christmas holidays, you can walk around FW and see all the decorations the RVers put out. Some of them are quite detailed.
Thanks for this. I was wondering where the paved path began. I've heard how people go all out with the decorations at Fort Wilderness.
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Thank you I was enthralled with the horses, I would love to go back and spend some more time over there.
They are such beautiful creatures, I had no idea they were there.
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I'm in again! We really enjoyed VWL; it sort of wraps its arms around you. Christmas is beautiful there.
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I'm in again! We really enjoyed VWL; it sort of wraps its arms around you. Christmas is beautiful there.
Welcome! I had originally planned my December trip this year to be at VWL but I was able to snag AKV CL and I'm not going to change now.
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Old 04-10-2013, 12:59 PM   #55
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They are such beautiful creatures, I had no idea they were there.
I didn't either before I went in the VWL thread before this trip. I love that there is always something new to discover at WDW.
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Beautiful horse pictures. That is something I would love to do someday as well.
Thank you . They have carriage rides daily which is domething I've wanted to do during the holidays.
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Welcome! I had originally planned my December trip this year to be at VWL but I was able to snag AKV CL and I'm not going to change now.
Oh, we like AKV too! That's our favorite after our home resort of OKW!
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Old 04-10-2013, 01:55 PM   #58
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Welcome! I had originally planned my December trip this year to be at VWL but I was able to snag AKV CL and I'm not going to change now.


I wouldn't change that either. Sounds fabulous.
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Old 04-10-2013, 02:28 PM   #59
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How nice that you walked all the way out to FW. That amazing view of the Contemp and BLT surprised me too the first time I saw it. It's really a cool perspective.

How nice that you got to go in the stable. I always go down there too early in the morning.

I agree that Roaring forks is just too darn small.
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