Travel Blogs from Upper Lake
Family and Friends,
We thought that those of you who are not RV'ers would enjoy seeing the mechanics of moving an RV, from breaking to setting up camp.
We have made videos of each step of the process, which was a lot of fun!
This is part 1.
... Montgomery Woods, a nice walking
path through a grove of redwoods. Next stop was Eureka and the Avenue of the
Giants. What a beautiful ride winding through
these huge trees. In places, the road is
very narrow with huge redwoods on each side of you. We drove through a tree and stopped along the
Eel River and picked black rasberries.
... manner of wildlife, from the common squirrel (though they were the size of cats), to the rare deer (which aren't as cute as I imagined, then again, maybe it was just an ugly deer (those exist, right?)).
Soon, I found the dirt road turn off to the different campgrounds and proceeded slowly, as Adam (my '94 Corolla, get it?) is in no stretch of the imagination, an off-road vehicle. My GPS told me that it was about a 10 mile trek on this un-maintained dirt ...
... powerpoint. I guess I asked for it when I include my education in my email to potential WWOOF hosts. At one point he even asked if I was trying to take a break from journalism, lol. But I actually really enjoy grammar, style and editing. He was really pleased with all the changes I made. We got through 25 pages of a 69-page, teach-in presentation. After lunch and an afternoon siesta, I spent some ...
... It wasn't nearly as gross today, but I made sure I was shoveling the soil as we mixed it in the wheelbarrow! Next I pruned along my row for an hour before lunch, making sure to leave only a couple buds per spur. I only took an hour off before working my afternoon hour because we had a party to go to at 4:00. I pruned again for another hour and then took a nap in the sun.
We got a late start leaving for the party, but it was a nice drive back ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet