Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Jackson
Travel Blogs from Jackson
... feel" between the higher sections and the Valley. The Valley is a lot more commercial, and a lot more people. But, the scenery is insane. Most of the famous Ansel Adams shots are from the Valley.
We left the crowds around 1:30 and headed towards San Francisco. We drove about 3 hours on beautiful roads, but ended up staying in Lodi, about 1 hour from San Francisco. Scratch Lodi off of your travel ...
How did I leave this day out!!!! For some of us there was over 9000 feet of climbing in 70 miles! Yes, 9000 feet. I made it to 8200 feet and then my posterior said it was time to go home! At dinner that night there did not seem to be anyone complaining. We were looking foreword to a good rest and a new start in the morning. Carson Pass ...
The group departed Davis early hoping to beat the heat on a 65 mile journey into the foothills of the Sierra Mountains. Memorial Day festivities made for crowded travel on the 30 miles of the American River bike trail but the mild weather and shade from the old oak trees made the ride comfortable. Beyond Folsom the heat and road traffic picked up and made the rising highway grades more of a challenge.
Greg's version: The day was spent packing and loading the car but it was not without some frustration. I discovered that I have packed away some where the device to charge the batteries for my DSLR camera. The batteries on the video cameras were dead and the hard disk and memory cards were full of videos that needed to be off loaded to the PC. With all the confusion we forgot to ...
... our trip pics, since I know that some of you are curious about what it's like!
Can't wait to hear from each of you and see you as soon as we get ourselves figured out. Keep us posted as to what you're doing, too - I miss everyone back East. I'm excited about what this trip and this move mean, but am really sad to have left Philly after 8 years of calling it home.
Much love to you all,
Nancy, Gabe, and Jay
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking