Super 8 Motel Quesnel
Travel Blogs from Quesnel
August 1, 2013. Truck - 67,837 Trip - 7,828
We left the Nass River rest area at 7:58 a.m. For about an hour, we were the lone vehicle on the 'highway' through the forested rolling hills. Gas was getting low, again, and a highway worker told us that the native village of Gitanyow had a tank and hand crank pump. Big clouds of dust kicked up behind the truck on the path of a road that passed through rundown modular homes ...
... at Best Western that reservation was for tomorrow omg! Got a room and have checked other bookings and they are all fine, this was the only glitch. Slight moment of panic there, I tell ya. O_O
Met some folks from Wyoming who did the same Ferry we are going to be on. Nice to find out we will have a 4 hr stop in Ketchikan AK. They didn't see any whales, I will remain hopeful.
Will check in from Fort St. John tomorrow
Lory & Geoff
... it running again. we are digging pay dirt about 35 feet from the swift river and going down anywhere from 5 to 10 feet to the hard pan clay where the gold is known to sit on..we are on the gold and just have to run a larger volume to make it pay..i did 3 small clean ups and found some nice pieces when dropped into an empty pail it made noice when hit the bottom. that was exciting to hear..i purchased a 1998 gmc half ton ...
... many challenges this summer on and off the claim and the first
two weeks have proven it. Seeing the amount of wildlife on the way from home to the Cottonwood area just lets us know we're in a very wild treed area in the foothills of Caribou Land.
We have nicely settled into our campsite at Roosterridge in our comfortable trailer among
other miners here for the summer. I'm getting use to driving Ray's truck to ...
... by the time we found a good stopping place tasted fantastic. Thanks to Nevis and Linda for that and other travel treats as I sip on a Baileys. So off to sleep as I have another busy day on the camera tomorrow. Hope John and Linda have an okay trip home - I know Linda will catch up on more sleep as she has a very enviable ability to sleep anywhere whilst moving as our series of photos for slide night will eventually show hahahahahaa More ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed