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- Took a whole day to travel to Lava Hot Springs.
- Eight hour drive over 564 miles.
- Stopped a couple of times along the way to fill the tank up.
- Arrived at Lava Hot Springs KOA in the late evening. ...
We slept late this morning and awoke to a beautiful blue sky day so we headed to the downtown and just walked around and took a few last pictures. Just as we got back to our car it started raining again so we went back to our room. Listening to the TV they were talking about lots of rain and flashfloods. Since we are not totally familiar with all the street names in ...
... geyser was released. After running for weeks, and flooding the downtown area, it was capped and manually released when requested as a tourist attraction. Now it is let loose every hour on the hour by a timed release valve. Its height and volume has not decreased after many years. There are viewing platforms at either end of the travertine mound where the Geyser erupts. Interpretive signs are located on the platforms explaining ...
... We'll see if it works out.
We treated ourselves to ice cream at the General Store & 3 of us went out on a limb and tried a Huckleberry Ice Cream Sandwich!!! Oh. My. Lord. It is pure heaven!
Along the way we saw lots more buffalo and elk as well as American white pelicans. No moose or otter sightings. :-( Did we mention the mosquito here are large enough to be considered wildlife? The upside to their huge size is you ...
... down over the
bank, we were not far behind. Teena was swept around the first
bend before I was in the water. Around that first bend was a two foot
waterfalls followed by a five foot falls less than twenty yards on down
stream. Teena crossed them with ease, I was not as lucky! I was spun
around over the first falls and dropped into a hydraulic below the
bigger falls. I now know the true effect of "spin cycle" and what it is to be held