Travel Blogs from Alturas
We are in Klamath Falls tonight, tomorrow Sisters! We will be all ready for the big quilt show on Saturday. Miss Elsie has purred along like a dream, Ken is so happy, he's beside himself! It's been very hot but the nights are cool. I'm going to try adding a couple of photos, one is a shocking one of Mt. Shasta, hardly any snow! Ask Rachel if she still has all the photos she took of Shasta when we all went to Sisters. I'd like to compare them. More the next time I get WiFi. ...
... in the tower, she said. She shared some of the geologic history of the surrounding area, the local culture, and the dangerous situation with the severe drought - which, of course, is why she’s up there, keeping a close eye on the forests.
Despite the glaciers that covered most of the Mt. Shasta summit, we learned that they had virtually no winter this year, and Grass Lake below the mountain is entirely dry. We’ve heard ...
Saturday July 5, 2014
Today was set aside for R & R around the campground. After a delicious steak dinner, cooked on the grill, we went to the local holiday celebration, "Concert in the Park". It was a family barbeque and a concert by local musicians; we were there only a few minutes before returning to the campground.
... traffic had to pull over to let us by, and luckily we did not meet much oncoming traffic. At times we questioned our decision to come this way, but it did prove worthwhile and the scenery was beautiful. Lava Beds National Monument lies on the flanks of the massive Medicine Lake Volcano, which during the last half-million years has erupted many times spewing lava, cinders and rocks over ...
... you again on the road!
We have finished our first day in our journey to circumnavigate the USA during the next 51 weeks, returning to Ananda Village for the Swami Kriyananda Memorial ...
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343 North Main Street, Alturas | 2 star motelfrom $84