Mount Bachelor Village Resort
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So after the balcony incident I had been pretty much bed ridden with a few painful trips to the kitchen being the extent of my activity. Sunday I managed to make it into Banff to collect our car for the road trip to the USA.
The car was a Dodge Journey and it was a total beast, mega comfortable which for my state at the time was a big deal …
... of the two lane road one each way had sheer drops on either side. The for the rest of the way to Bend it was one continuous very long straight road very boring. Bend was a surprise looks affluent. We had dinner at The Pine Tavern by a lake very in area [I paid !!! ] Reg has nothing to add he is busy with his maps!!!!!!!!
... river with islands, sand bars and such. I can only envision how it looked 200 years ago. The Crooked River Gorge just north of Redmond is very impressive. By traveling south, you will see it, going north you miss it. That is again the benefit of the "reverse view". So we made a photo op stop to immortalize it for our blog and letters. Sorry Captain...you missed it...it was too dangerous for either dog to ...
... and moves around Crater Lake. It has been observed in the lake since 1896. It moves around the lake, up to 4 miles a day. They think it was hemlock. Then we moved on to the northwest end of the lake. Seeing the peak called LoHa and the Devils Backbone which is remenants of a natural dyke in the crater. We than moved on at passed through the channel between the edge of the lake and Wizard Island. Wizard Island is seperate ...
... exit from the lake is in the form of seepage through springs—one of which forms the beginning of the Klamath River.
To the west at the north end of CLNP lie the Pumice Plains. This is pretty barren after what we've just driven through and seen from the rim of Crater Lake. This material is considered a glass instead of ash, which may be the reason we don't see much growing on the Pumice Plains. ...
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