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... bed, ready for our early start the next day.
We left at 5.30 this morning to go to the Salt Creek Trail, we watched the sunrise then went for a walk where we hoped to see the pupfish but unfortunately there wasn't even a millimetre of water so no fish to be seen. Apparently they are one of the toughest species of fish (they must be to survive here) and, as well as absorbing water through their bodies they actually ...
Oakhurst to San Francisco Departed after breakfast on our way back to Kate's. Made a stop in Madeira along the way to buy some bedding for Kate's pullout bed. Had lunch at Taco Bells......tick another culinary aspiration off the list. Best value lunch so far. Aiming to get back early afternoon, unpack return the car and get ready for the Baseball. All went to plan except that Patrick missed his train and got in a bit later than expected but we made ...
June Lake to Yosemite Headed off early to Yosemite . We were all feeling quite tired when we left, it took us about 2 hrs to reach the park with several photo stops along the way. Yosemite was quite different to any of the other parks. It is green and a haven for rock climbing as well as those inclined toward water related pursuits as there are creeks, rivers and lakes, at every turn. We arrived around 1130am and entered the park. We decided to eat lunch ...
... back up into the mountains.
Before we got into Death Valley, we witnessed a Drone doing Landings & Take-Offs @ a NV military facility. Then as we were exiting Death Valley, we saw several Fighter Jets practicing maneuvers in the mountains.
We drove through a lot a barren land in California but we did get a great view of the Tehachapi Wind Farm - It was hard to believe the amount of windmills ...
... us down on finding a trek so we made our own up the biggets mound/hill/mountain if we stretched the storey we could find near us. The loose rock made every foot step a bit of a gamble and the trek turned more into a climb and of course a race to the top in which I came second :(
From seeing the sad dunes from our concoured "mountain" we decide we'd go check that out. It was like we were ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsExchange Club Motel Beatty
A clean welcoming and honest motel.
Helpful staff and a good night's sleep - one the karaoke had finished in the casino across the street!
Would happily stay there agin.
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