Travel Blogs from Ukiah
Family and Friends,
We thought that those of you who are not RV'ers would enjoy seeing the mechanics of moving an RV, from breaking to setting up camp.
We have made videos of each step of the process, which was a lot of fun!
This is part 1.
... Montgomery Woods, a nice walking
path through a grove of redwoods. Next stop was Eureka and the Avenue of the
Giants. What a beautiful ride winding through
these huge trees. In places, the road is
very narrow with huge redwoods on each side of you. We drove through a tree and stopped along the
Eel River and picked black rasberries.
As I was loading my bike this morning I met 2 couples. I did not have my camera so no pics. The guy I was talking too was really nice, from New Zealand. We exchanged stories and they headed North and I headed south.
it was cloudy and overcast this morning . . . Like driving through clouds. It was also chilly. I was on the 101 which up here does not flank the ocean much. Instead it is a narrow 2 lane road through the ...
... the cab.
Undaunted... we piled into the Pod and experienced the giant trees. See some of the photos below. When we returned to the coach, the kids wanted to swim in the creek... and they did.
As we prepared to leave the park I discovered that we were missing a hubcap. I underlined the rubber mallet on the shopping list. We drove north towards Oregon. Along the way we stopped to eat and catch a few waves.
... hot aging hippy chicks! Very relaxed place.
Lisa and Allen live in a valley outside of the metropolis of Hopland, CA on land Allen's dad bought in the 1920's. It is on a dead end road that goes all the way up the mountain that has maybe 7 places on it, a few of them hunting camps. They have a propane refrigerator and hot water heater, no electricity, and a composting toilet. Not the fancy electric kind. The 5 gallon bucket that ...