Knights Inn and Suites Bakersfield
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... family: UICTFontTextStyleBody; font-size: 17px; line-height: normal; -webkit-text-size-adjust: auto;">Pass by dry lake beds, a salt mine & Borax mine. The Edwards Airforce Base is in Mohave Desert - this is where Shuttle used to land sometimes.
We start to see ...
... promises that help would arrive in 90 minutes. We broke down at 12:09 pm, and we were on the road via tow truck at 8:30 pm. A long day, a hot, 100+ degree day! On the bright side, I am so grateful we had the generator so we were able to stay cool and watch a movie.
The Ugly: By the time the tow truck got us to the Cummins repair shop in Bakersfield, CA., and the drive shaft was reinstalled, (had to be dropped for towing) it was nearly 10:00 pm. The ...
... good! We were all thrilled to walk away winners!
After a long haul today, made more fun by yakking on the walkie-talkies with our travelling mates, tonight finds us in the Bakersfield Walmart, sharing chili, salad and cornbread and doing planning for our 5-night stint at Lake Cahuilla, our first "relax, we're on holiday" location! More on that in the next blog...
Two Drifters, signing off
... abundant here than in Sequoia. In our travels we encountered deer, California ground squirrels, Uinta chipmunks, more Acorn Woodpeckers, Steller Blue Jays and best of all a young black bear. We watched the bear for almost an hour as he first climbed around in a tree and then roamed the ground around the tree eating acorns.
Leaving the park we had to start making our way back south hoping to get to Death Valley tomorrow.
... wherever we plan to go for the day. Then do the reverse by 5 pm each day for 3 days. Lots of logistics here.
So I found a campground in the city of San Francisco right at Candlestick Park. I called and talked to the manager of the park. Apparently there is a big game on Sat but if we come after 6:30 pm the rates will drop and there will be plenty of spaces. RV sites are on a parking lot and tents can’t be placed there ...