Knights Inn Baker City
Travel Blogs from Baker City
Imagine this...open air, light breeze in your face, 83 degrees, 65 miles an hour with only 12 inches between you and the road below, a sense of freedom you've never come close to experiencing ever before....and you roll into one GREEN valley after another seeing a cattle ranch, horse ranch, cattle ranch, horse...need we say more??
... The kids enjoyed it too even though they had no idea what a brothel was. They did however get a good understanding how hard life was for the Chinese people who had to live under the city. The tour was over 2 hours long so it was after 3 pm before we headed east to Baker City. The landscape has really changed now. Trees and greenery has given way to vast open plains that go on for miles and miles. And blue huge blue skies. The sun has some real ...
... low 90s the remainder of the day dried out everything but our feet.
Miles today (total/super slab): 415/410
Temperatures (low/high): 58/95
Franchise restaurants: 0
Franchise motels: 0
States (today/total): WA, OR/WA, OR
Border crossings (today/total): 1/1
Answer to today's bonus question: Oregon and New Jersey are the only two states in the Union ...
Staying a couple of nights in bucolic Union, Oregon visiting Brenda's brothers Bob. Had a nice, warm run this morning passing herds of Angus burgers on the hoof and were accompanied by a very large and friendly Malumut for most of the way. A small rodeo was in it's last day at the stock yards. Saw a couple of cowboys get bucked silly. Off to Boise tomorrow for more family ...
... you've watched New York CSI, but you've not seen anything until now with CSI Road Kill Edition! Starring Dr. Cash Markus as a wandering detective solving the multitude of murders taking place on our Hi ways daily! "Sees here Sheriff Bambi was murdered! I estimate it was about 7 days ago. I'z can tell because I can get 3 big ...
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All we ask for is cleanliness, and a good clean shower. Well, this hotel had carpet that was SO DIRTY, that we made SURE we never took our shoes off! And, the shower was like a fire hose along with the hot and cold water being backwards!
Honestly, a motel 6 is like a Hyatt compared to this grungy place. Sign to front should read - STAY AT YOUR OWN RISK!
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.