South Thompson Inn & Conference Center
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A long drive today but one which took us from the lush green of the mountains and valleys of Whistler to the semi arid almost desert like landscape of Kamloops.
The day started with us having to change the hire car. It appears we were given the ultimate insult by Avis when they down graded our car in Vancouver and gave us a compact instead …
Today we drove from Jasper to Kamloops.
The drive was interesting, the most important thing we saw today was a BEAR!!!! (photo to come later)
anyway after our long drive we made it to Kamloops, we didn't really enter the town we stayed at the South Thompson Inn Guest Ranch, a trip back in time with Southern hospitatility
... and miracle of miracles a fridge. We decided to walk the short distance to the local Greek restaurant, Dorian Greek House as it had been recommended by Robert and had extremely good service and really good food.
We had noticed on our walk into town that the local trees were covered in knitted covers in all different styles. Kamloops only exists because of the tourists and seemed to go all out for us. Another beautiful day with the weather as well. ...
... where our bags awaited us on the 10th floor.Lorraine and Bruce were lucky enough to score a room looking down the harbour n the 23 rd floor, we were able to enjoy the view from their room this evening. After watching Bruce's horse run in the trotting event tonight and witnessed the first place win ,Bruce took us to the bar and we had drinks and nachos and friers for our supper. One again a great day with wonderful organisation by ...
... goodness. I was glad to get rid of my fleece pants and long-sleeved shirt.
We headed for Paul Lake Park, thinking we would camp there tonight. However, once we got there, we found that it was really not on the lake; however, we were able to drive to the beach area and park the RV without crowding any of the many visitors. The water was much warmer than what Torston encountered outside of Crater Lake. He ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsSouth Thompson Inn & Conference Center Kamloops
A lovely setting for the ranch. Very comfortable room with a verandah that overlooked the South Thompson river. Greast night.
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