Tillicum Motor Inn
Travel Blogs from Umatilla
... what a great meal Too.
He cleaned the dishes too!
After Breakfast Talita called Johnny and we met at the local grocery store and headed for a couple of good areas to pick fresh wild blackberries. We must have picked $20.00 worth of these little gems. Blackberries grow wild in this part of Washington. It's a little early in the season, but there were still a lot to pick. Nick and Talita have a few of these ...
... hot in the Palouse area compared to the mild temps we enjoyed in Montana. We did have a special treat of seeing a rainbow at the base of the falls! After returning to the car, we noticed that a storm was advancing from the west which would make the area overcast… better for photos, so we waited it out for about 10min, and I went back and took a few more pictures. It will be interesting to compare the ...
Well, this should be our last night on the road. We're in Pendleton and should make it home tomorrow.
We came through Boise today and stopped for lunch at a nice little brewpub called Sockeye Brewing. Sheryl had a really nice 12-beer taster tray, one of the most comprehensive taster trays we've had on the ...
... harvest and the vast number of crates waiting to be filled. We also noted Fiesta Foods a large Hispanic grocer chain doing a booming business. Even down south we don't have these stores. We crossed the Columbia River into Oregon and were impressed with the beautiful ranching areas. We finally ended up at Pendleton a delightful old west type town from the early 19th century that had quite a lot of industrial plants including its 1909 woolen mill.
... 45 miles away and went to the Heritage Station Umatilla County Museum. The exhibits tell the story of the American Indians, explorers and pioneers in this area. Next we went to the Pendleton Woolen Mills and took the factory tour. It was so interesting to see how the various blankets and rugs are made. They also have have a retail store and outlet at the site. After seeing the plant I wanted to buy a blanket so bad. They are so beautiful but being ...
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- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed