Travel Blogs from Georgetown
Friday July 11, 2014
This morning we headed east on I-80 and then south on CA Rt. 49 to the town of Coloma and the “Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park”. This is the location of “Sutter’s Mill” and the discovery of gold by James Marshall on January 24, 1848. The museum contained relics from the California gold mining ...
Thursday July 10, 2014
This morning we got the oil changed in the truck and had it washed. After lunch we went into
Sacramento and visited “Old Sacramento”, a section along the Sacramento River that dates back to 1848 when gold was discovered in the area. ...
Wednesday July 9, 2014
This morning we essentially started our trip home, by heading south on US Rt. 101. The beginning of the trip was along the coast and through the redwood forest; unfortunately for
the first hour it was very foggy and we couldn’t appreciate the ocean views. Further along as we turned inland the fog disappeared and we could ...
... we will camp in Likely. Heh heh. Then up into eastern Oregon for memorial Day weekend to see some new acquaintances who are volunteering at Malheur National Wildlife Refuge.
We expect to land in Ananda Laurelwood the first week of June where we need to register our RV and Jeep, sell the Subaru, and spend some time with our friends there.
... beautiful but not for those prone to carsickness. In many places it cuts down to almost one lane and there are a lot of blind curves...but...some of the most beautiful little stretches where the trees overhead create a full canopy and your car is hugging the side of a canyon-like overhang. I really enjoy exploring these back road routes to our destinations.
Along the way I noticed a small sign on a fence on the opposite side ...