Travel Blogs from Albany
We had a great day today despite some pretty high side-winds from the west. The roads were busy but good. Lots of trucks on I-5, even for a Sunday. We started the day by attending worship services with Bob and Janet at Bayside Church in Granite Bay. It was an amazing service and the worship is really exciting. It was the first time I'd ever heard a …
Our last day in Albany started with a bike ride, then lunch in the pub @ Golf City, followed by 9 holes on their par 3 course. Next on to some Willamette area wineries. This region is most known for Pinot's and C******nays. First up, Benton-Lane Winery, home to 4 of the top 10 wines in the world. Also picked up a yummy blueberry/Pinot Noir jam!! Next up The Pfeiffer Winery, beautiful winery at ...
July 22-Sunday- Awakened at 4:30 and tried to sleep a bit more--Woke up at 6:30, showered and finished packing (but later found I had forgotten some food in the freezer/refrig, some things to go to John and others that were in the spare bedroom, and probably more than that!) By 7 I was on the road. Nice traveling and made good time and soon was in Las Vegas where I had thought I would take in a show and spend the night. Traffic on the strip was terrible-I finally was by ...
The ride north from Flagstaff kept up in high mountain desert until the conifers of Oregon began appearing in the hills high above us. Finally we made it down into the Willamette Vally and to Grammy and Grampa's house for rest and relaxation.
... several species of salmon; non-native species include brook, brown and lake trout; large and smallmouth bass, walleye, and bluegill.
Then there is the Santiam River, a tributary of the Willamette, and a major source of water for Salem. The North Santiam is impounded, forming 400-foot-deep Detroit Lake. If fishing isn’t your thing, use all that water for swimming and boating, and that includes the trusty ...
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