Travel Blogs from Eugene
Wednesday, 28th August
Packed up and left frog hollow and heading east for sunshine and warm weather. We are booked in at Armitage Park campground alongside the McKenzie River at Eugene.
Arrived around lunch time and yes the sun is shining and we are back to wearing just t-shirts and shorts. This is a beaut campground next to the pretty river here, so ...
... After all the "white eyes" put them through hell and took away most of their tribal land. "Live Long and Prosper". Can't remember if that is a Native American saying or if it is Vulcan.......
We drop down into the Umpqua River region. The road takes us over passes of less than 2000' dropping into small valleys then climbs back out again. We pass Myrtle Creek and go through Roseburg and Sutherlin. The next major town is Cottage Grove. ...
... recline more so they can rest). Check out the photo of our cushy EconomyPlus-PLUS digs!!! Can you see my clever backpack foot rest?! Maybe we'll arrive inspired and not dog tired after all! Soph and I are already dreaming of cafés au lait tomorrow...Well, dinner has been served and they just now turned the lights off. I'm going to try to get a little shut eye. Au ...
... wir am Morgen danach ziemlich schlau und haben all unsere Wärmewäsche und Windstopper angezogen. Und als wir auf den Motorrädern sassen, mussten wir feststellen, dass es gar nicht mehr so kalt war. Also, alles Marsch zurück und umziehen. Und auf dem Weg nach Eugene kamen wir mit nur den Töffkleidern sehr gut zurecht. Es war plötzlich wieder 28 Grad warm!
Auf der Smith River Road ging es ostwärts nach ...
... that "We don't do that here."
Anyways, they determined that the radiation readings were coming from the ceramic tile backsplash around our countertops ....whaaaa???? - the floor is covered with ceramic tiles too (but they didn't notice). We were told to rip out the tile and replace it with wood or plastic. Yes sir!!!
Amazingly, while travelling through Washington state, we didn't encounter rain - that's a ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed