City Center Motel Prineville
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... have been identified from fossils found here in the last 120 years, and there were a hundred or so on display at the center.
There was a glass wall which allowed visitors to watch paleontologists work under electron microscopes to clean fossils. It was really interesting.
We then went up the road a short way to the monument HQ which is housed in the old Cant family homestead - a beautifully maintained farmhouse.
Our next stop was the Blue ...
... sims again so we can call home for free. We went across Washington State, passed Mount Vernon which stood up and over everything else for miles around it, passed Mount Rainier and Mount St Helens which did the same (all were very impressive although you can't see too much on the photos) and into Oregon.
Everyone we had met recently had told us "oh you have to go down the coast highway" so that was our plan.
We put a lot of miles on the clock today and our bed for ...
... roomette. There is a chair either side of the roomette next to the window, and then at night, they were folded down, and a second bed folded down from up in the ceiling.
What we didn't realise about having purchased a roomette, was that the meals were actually included in the price - that's exciting :). So soon after we left the station, a lady came around and took down a lunch reservation. We had the option to either eat in the Parlour Car (only available ...
... stations, no towns, and no people to speak of. The thick Oregon fog followed us from the coast as we headed inland. About two hours into the trip, the skies began to clear and all was good in the world up until we hit the town of Stanley, Oregon. As with other small towns along desolate stretches of highway the speed limit quickly slowed from 70 MPH to 40MPH. Just as I lifted my foot off the accelerator to begin slowing the old girl, I saw a quick flash and heard a loud ...
... rather than hindered. I was chased by a thunderstorm all day with loud cracks of thunder at my rear through much of the day. I got sprinkled on only twice and It took me so much time to get decked out in rain gear that the rain was over 3 min. later. If this were "Deadliest Catch" and I had to get in my emergency water gear I'd be dead! The eastern Oregon citizens take their land rights seriously and I was warned by ...