The Lodge at Blue Lakes
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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We traveled farther down the coast to a short trail off of the Redwood Highway – Hidden Beach. We had seen the Pacific Ocean on our journey down the coast but this was our first opportunity to put our hands in the water! We had a quick picnic lunch in the parking lot and then took a short 1 mile hike through the woods until we came to a beautiful opening – Hidden Beach. It was an overcast day but it was still a gorgeous little piece of heaven. The ...
Day 1 Arrived at our mossy, redwood covered campsite and set-up Made dinner – hot dogs and ramen…classy! We may be Chefs but not every night can be a gourmet dinner over the fire…we get tired of cooking too sometimes! Planned out our next day and organized the car/trailer. *Side note – I have left this out of the blog up until this point, but I feel obligated to my new husband ...
... too far away to the west, this is not a heavily visited part of the state. It's still hot and dry. The air is smoky and hazy from large wild fires burning in the region which because of the weather have been difficult to bring under control.
The historic town of Upper Lake, entered through an archway off the highway has the air of one of those towns you see advertised from time-to-time - for not very much, you can buy the entire place. Along the main ...
... I settled in for a slow, scenic drive through this uncharted (at least to me) land. Man, was it gorgeous. Some of it was almost dark as night under the thick canopy of the trees that surrounded the road, and when there was a break in artificial nighttime, it would open up to a beautiful meadow that overlooked the entire rest of the mountains.
Then, disaster struck.
As I came over the crest of a small hill, I almost slammed on the brake with both feet, as I ...
... stuff in my van and finished pruning my row in the last rays of sun. I'm faster now. ;) When Thurston got back from pruning we made some Chai and went back to work on the powerpoint for 90 minutes. We got to page 47. I've learned a lot. He's been pretty thorough on the issues and debate.
Quickly: the solar panels on the roof of their house do not provide all the energy for the vineyard but they do cover all ...