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Wednesday, 28th August
Packed up and left frog hollow and heading east for sunshine and warm weather. We are booked in at Armitage Park campground alongside the McKenzie River at Eugene.
Arrived around lunch time and yes the sun is shining and we are back to wearing just t-shirts and shorts. This is a beaut campground next to the pretty river here, so ...
... for about nine miles, then we got onto Hwy 244 into Ukiah. This has to be one of the best roads in Oregon. In fact, somewhere along the way today we decided that today was probably the best riding route of the entire trip.
Ukiah has a one-pump gas station which we have frequented on many occasions, knowing that the next fuel stop would be quite a ways away. We had to wait in line for gas as there were three bikes in front of us who ...
... 4. And we can't wait to do it again.
If for some unknown reason, you actually followed this blog from start to finish, you know that this was not a trip without some challenges, but without a doubt there were much more good times than bad. Let's review.
Struggles & lessons learned -
- Don't eat semi cooked seafood before you're planning to fly halfway across the world.
- Sometimes what seems ...
... out on that front as well. Jen found some stuff to fix her skeleton key necklace, but that was all. After finishing up those errands we headed to the post office to send out Alexis' birthday present. We also called Alexis to wish her a happy birthday, it was good to talk to her since it had been since January. After finishing up we headed on our way to Jared’s extended family’s place.
The Koozers live east of Eugene ("up the river") ...
... out-of-towners except at Christmastime). We might even go back and make something else next time we're here for repairs!
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking