Best Western PLUS Pendleton Inn
Travel Blogs from Pendleton
... it's my loaded up bike that attracts these good souls to me on a daily basis. Maybe it's just the fate of crossed paths. Either way, I am glad that it keeps happening. I am learning and being helped by these people. I try my best to return the favor.
I am about to set out on Day 10 with the goal of simply heading south towards California on Highway 395. It's a beautiful, hot sunny day, so I'm off.
May the wind be at your back!
Stopped at Stanfield Rest stop... Most prettiest & best rest stop bathrooms I've ever seen :) Even has a mirror! (Not a sheet of metal). Lovely drive so far & we're making good progress! 370 miles left to Twin Falls! (Less than 6 hours drive left for the ...
... good time.
In Pendleton, we toured the Pendleton Underground. Story goes, back in late 1800's there was no law in this town and merchants were getting ripped off. Their goods would arrive at train depot and not get much further. So, the merchants hired Chinese labor to dig 4 miles of tunnels under the city. With the tunnels the merchants were able to take the bandits out of the equation. My first thought was, why not hire a Sherriff? It ...
... What the heck was I thinking? We had to stop at Lenscrafters in Yakima for the Tufie's new glasses, then went to McDonald's for lunch. So I'm sitting there, look out at the camper, and the rolled-up solar blanket - GONE, baby. #%$^%%$.
We got gas at Costco and decided to swing back to Canyon Road since it was a short run before hitting Route 82 southeast. Ahhaaah, there it was in the medium strip. Picked ...
... s Bent just a mile and a half west of Mill City (you are not expected to recognize these small towns, I just like to indicate where I was for my own records). I drove in and miraculously found an available site. It was a wonderful place in a forest of tall and erect Oregon Pine trees (also called Douglas Fir). The hot, red pony (and maybe also the license plates from a far-away land called Illinois) continues to ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services