Travel Blogs from Lakeport
... we were playing! Also we thought we felt a slight tremor but so far nothing about one on the news. I certainty hope we don't get the big one while we are out here!
So folks that is about it. Tomorrow we will visit a few more wineries, drive along the Russian River to the Pacific coast and then head to the airport. Our 26 day adventure is rapidly coming to an end.
... to explore Stout Grove and will post some photos from there. It's quite an experience to walk in the total silence of the majestic trees.
From Leggett I had decided to head for Petaluma along the coastal Hwy 1. It was a great drive both through forests and along the Pacific coast but I would only be in Petaluma by 7 pm, so I decided to stop in ...
Well after all I said about Redding it got its own back on me.
When I looked outside this morning someone had gone through my bike and stolen all the things I didn't take in to the room.
Tools, spares, bits and bobs and most importantly my bike gloves.
I rode today without them and without thinking. So tonight I now have third degree burns on the back of my hands.
... So we left Crescent City and drove into the Prairie Redwoods National Park.
26th October - Eureka
Today we stop we went to Fern Canyon. Some parts of Jurassic Park 2 were
filmed here. It was impressive. Fern grows down the little canyon, and a
stream flows by.
You could feel the dinosaurs that ran around some decades ago.
lunch we went to Arcata, a small university town with a ...
... lunar eclipse, full moon, winter solstice, our trip to Philo and another first in my photography experience, taking pictures of Cindy Baranco and friends. What a life. By the time we got to Cloverdale I was ready to drive.
We arrived around 3:30pm at our cozy cabin in the woods. Our friends Ralph and Catherine, graciously, lent us the use of their cabin over the Christmas holiday. We got settled in and the heat on. ...