Wild River Inn
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... scenic rides through surrounding countryside and along the Umpqua River, especially the stops we made on the winery circuit. The wineries we visited were small, charming, intimate, and family run. Each winery was different from the other, but collectively much different than the bigger more sophisticated wineries in NAP and Sonoma, Livermore. Our dogs were welcome inside at two ...
... br> So for lunch we parked beside Diamond lake where the backdrop was snow covered mountains. What bliss
But the best was next to come when we decided to go explore Crater Lake.
Hopefully the pics I posted give you a better idea of how we were entranced by the splendour of the Scenic Oregon road.
... a fingernail's thickness. That's pretty slow growth over 150 or so years. There were also 50,000 year old bear bones and cougar bones found in the cave. There's also a terrible disease that's killing bats and is spread from cave to cave. Because we'd been at Carlsbad, we had to have our shoes soaked in a bleach solution before going in to this cave.
A nifty little side trip just cuz we ...
... comes quite close to mimicking some parts of old Hong Kong from which many of the San Franciscan Chinese emigrated in the 1960s.
Whilst in San Francisco I achieved something we had tried for numerous times earlier on in our trip after buying our new Nikon camera in Cuzco – we tracked down a spare battery for the camera! That sure helps having two batteries so long as we remember to keep at least one fully charged as back up…..
AND THEN LIGHTNING ...
... you can tell the road has already took affect on me...I went a bit deep there. Anyway, we went through a security check point and almost had to surrender all our produce we managed to stuff into our pockets at the continental breakfast. Luckily the California Park Ranger had bigger fish to fry so they let us keep our snacks :) Soon after the checkpoint we went through a tunnel. While we were in it someone flicked a switch and the weather became cooler and foggier! We stopped ...
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