Mountain Home Inn
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Auf dem Weg zum ersten großen Höhepunkt der Reise, dem Yellowstone Nationalpark, machten wir heute einen Umweg, um den Hells Canyon zu besuchen. Dieser Canyon ist zwar nicht so grandios wie der Grand Canyon, der Snake River hat sich jedoch deutlich tiefer (bis zu 2.400m) eingegraben als der Colorado River.
Der Weg führte zunächst durch das schö …
We of course had our ceremonial bumper sticker hanging before we departed Wallowa Lake. Long hot drive today! Once again, thank god for AC! This is a beautiful park. This is where folks forked off of the Oregon trail to go to California? Something like that. We didn't get to see much of it. Boys did ride ...
... ones) and put on some sunblock because the sun was brutal. We, along with 30+ other people, loaded onto a bus and road up to the top of the river. Then, we put on our smelly lifejackets and helmets and set sail on the raft. I had never been white water rafting, but Evie had been a few times. We were on the raft with a family of four and our guide, Parker. The water was calm at first, and it was very chilly. Of course, the sun decided to ...
... 8230; rumor has it that the ranchers fatten them up in anticipation of the competition…)
During the course of this segment we both crossed several thresholds. We crossed over from Nevada into Idaho; we entered Mountain Standard Time; and the odometer turned over 1,000 miles. Six days into the trip and time is starting to play it’s usual tricks. On one hand it seems like a long time since we left and the other, the time is passing very quickly.
... in Boise for some supplies, but other than that, it was a driving day, and now it will get interesting. We'll pass through Utah, northern Oklahoma, etc. No photos today since it's just the road, and who cares about seeing another road? Sorry. But at least we figured out how to secure that dang solar blanket.
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed