Skamania Coves Resort

45932 Hiway 14, Stevenson, Washington, 98648, United States | Hotel
 

Travel Blogs from Stevenson

Columbia River Gorge - Oregon Side

A travel blog entry by nanseaj

8

... heavily treed and dotted with willow trees that dance in the wind. It is a lovely park but wedged between the highway and the train tracks. The train tracks are right below the park and the train traffic is heavy along this corridor, on both the Washington and Oregon side of the river so the park is noisy! I have found that earplugs virtually eliminate the highway noise and the trains become a muffled ...

A Day in the Life of a Fish Hatchery Volunteer!

A travel blog entry by jimconnietravel

32

... the process…

The female is picked up once she has bled out, sliced open and between 3500 and 5000 eggs are harvested into a cardboard bucket like a KFC chicken bucket… She is then given to a biologist who harvest’s a sample of her liver, gall bladder and kidney… the eggs are tracked back to the samples taken… if the samples are found to be diseased the eggs will later be pulled and destroyed…
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We Are Mostly Alone.... Except For A Lot Of Fish!

A travel blog entry by jilnmike

28

... fish a year, so a small percentage of the hundreds of thousands of returning salmon are needed for spawning.

The sorter nearest the basket sends the fish one of two ways. The non keepers are either a species that is not valuable for spawning at the hatchery or is a wild fish. Thus most tule chinook salmon are sent to the side to be euthanized and so are the wild salmon. The wild salmon are separated from those to be euthanized. The fish is identified as wild ...

Adventures... day one

A travel blog entry by oregonbmw

12

... br>
We took a familiar route, through Sweethome, over Green Peter Dam, into Detroit where we stopped for a greasy burger. Still trying to eat better than we used to, we split a double burger with a side salad. Up through Breitenbush and over more of the truly great Oregon scenic roadways. Then, somewhere north of Detroit, I should have turned on the GPS. I missed a turn. Once we got back on track - without taking the 20 miles of dirt road option - we ended up about two hours off of ...

Being prepared

A travel blog entry by ktowell

4

... out of the vortex with the other and then suck out the snake venom and give them blood transfusions, and perhaps a kidney, and we will build a shelter from only my sports bra and my motherly love, and spend the rest of the storm nestled together telling ghost stories.

BUT in the days before a trip, I CAN'T DO any of those things. I can only worry.

For me, traveling is like falling off a horse. The actual FALL from ...

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