TripAdvisor Reviews Western Motel Baker City
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... Hot Springs. The pools/soaking tubs here are amazing, the best we've seen outside of Japan. But getting here was my turn to screw up and overshoot the turn by about 1/2 hour! Oh well. At least my mistake was overshadowed by the fact that we realized, in setting up the tent, that we somehow misplaced the tent pegs! We had to make do with banging sticks into the ground, but it actually worked! After that we all deserved a nice soak in the hot springs. ...
Met up with mom, dad and Johnsons here in Baker, Oregon. Hard to say goodbye to the Jims :( Settled in with all my gear and preparing to head out tomorrow for Spokane, the first leg of many legs to Alaska. Super warm here in Baker, hopefully it will cool off a bit as we head north. Lots of nice bikes in town for Baker Bike ...
... on either side, tracking the river through the steep sided gorge, making it a major transport route.
The terrain went from dense rainforest with rainfall of over 100 inches to dry, rocky mountains with less than 10 inches! All this in less than 140 kilometres!
Once again it was an amazing drive and then once we stopped for fuel at Boardman, we turned south-east and left the river and heading ...
We continued our Northward journey home with a drive to historic Baker City, OR. The campground office itself has been designed to look like it might have 100+ years ago when the first settlers arrived on the Oregon Trail from the Eastern US. After our daily, happy hour snack and drink we setup the trailer ...
... 8217;s at high elevation and 40’s in the valleys, and strange looking men with weapons along the way. Not ideal motorcycle (or car) conditions and no time to take it easy. Away we went.
After the boat trip, 2 hours drive to Baker City, OR motel, arriving just before dark and getting cool. Beautiful drive. Nice room, great food and Pinot Noir. The sun was shining so off for more adventures tomorrow.
Other places to stay in Baker City
One Sunridge Lane, Baker City | 3 star hotelfrom $72
1996 Main Street, Baker City | 4 star hotelfrom $128
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- The Geiser could be a little 'grander'
- Parlour Suite Was Grand
134 Bridge Street, Baker City | Hotelfrom $22
134 Bridge Street, Baker City | Hotelfrom $58