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This morning was clear and we packed up to leave Lake Tahoe. It was so pretty there it is sad to go. We had a little walk down the pier and the snow covered shore. We checked out and were out by 9:30, miraculous. We passed through some dry farmland sided with salt flats on our way north from Carson City.
The first stop was Reno, Nevada. …
Harrisburg is in the Willamette Valley of Oregon. As we left the coast and drove east through some small passes filled with beautiful pine forests we really had no idea the Valley was going to be so large or beautiful. I hadn't been to Oregon in 10 years and the last time I was there I don't remember driving around and exploring the area much. There is mile upon mile of farmland and vineyards. The views were great (we did avoid ...
... 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 ...
... This had an area that Will had done some logging on recently. John’s area was clear cut area, but this was where Will does some selective thinning. He doesn’t use as much huge equipment as John and also he does his cutting with a chainsaw. They had a skidder up on the land, and Will let each of us drive it. It was really fun, but also scary for me. I was really worried that I was going to flip it or something. Jared got to pick up a huge base of a trunk ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking