Best Western Trailside Inn
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... in my life. Crater Lake formed when Mount Mazama erupted in the year 5667. In that explosion, the mountain collapsed into the caldera, and over time, the caldera filled with water and that water formed Crater Lake. Crater Lake was formed about 7,700 years ago.
Moving onwards now...
So anyways, Justin and I woke up, in our tent that we successfully set up, and then I showered. The KOA showers were much nicer than the Housekeeping Camp ...
(Sorry for the backlog of updates, I've been a bit exhausted lately.)
After Reno we drove to Klamath Falls, Oregon. We went the 'back' way of 395 North and snaking through Modoc National Forest. The "normal" way would be I-5 North, which would be 3+ lanes of high speed driving.
For those of you who have never driven the "backroads" of California/Nevada/Oregon, be ready for a ...
... with no natural water sources. Luckily, though it was still hot, the sky had some clouds in it to block out the sun and keep me going on my way, as well as a soft breeze to cool me down. Today Mount Shasta came in to view. It towered in the distance with snow all over it taunting me as I baked in sun. It stands alone looking majestic and calling my name, asking me to climb it. I can't help but ...
... can get to the store- get beer and then go back to the hot springs.
I see my 1st rattlesnake shortly after leaving...it never hissed at me, I got about a foot away and it acted like I wasn't there.
About 2 miles from where I stop for the night I had my first encounter with Coppertone. A trail angel that goes up and down the trail, following the PCT hiker groups, handing out Pie, Root Beer Floats, banana's, doughnuts...the ...
... The best birding down along the gulf coast is March-April-May so we will see how it goes. Again need to be back in Nevada City by May 15. Whew.Storm clouds grow even more northbound on Hwy 395Oh yes, ...