Holiday Inn Express Pendleton
Travel Blogs from Pendleton
Well, this should be our last night on the road. We're in Pendleton and should make it home tomorrow.
We came through Boise today and stopped for lunch at a nice little brewpub called Sockeye Brewing. Sheryl had a really nice 12-beer taster tray, one of the most comprehensive taster trays we've had on the ...
... of-the-car bike rack, so that meant bringing Lea’s bike and them taking turns riding. But Gayle wasn’t sure she could ride Lea’s road bike. (She hasn’t ridden with toe-clips, skinny tires, and road handlebars.) So we did some testing while Ann took Mocha to the Duncan’s (who will "dog-sit", and who were celebrating the finalizing of their adoption of Isaac and Obadiah - hurray!) In the end she ...
... harvest and the vast number of crates waiting to be filled. We also noted Fiesta Foods a large Hispanic grocer chain doing a booming business. Even down south we don't have these stores. We crossed the Columbia River into Oregon and were impressed with the beautiful ranching areas. We finally ended up at Pendleton a delightful old west type town from the early 19th century that had quite a lot of industrial plants including its 1909 woolen mill.
By noon, we made it to Pendleton, Oregon - which is about halfway to Twin Falls.
Had lunch at Roosters Restaurant, a little dinner much like a Denny's.
Oregon State Police were EVERYWHERE and pulling people over for going just a few clicks over the 65 mh speed limit. We were clipping along at 67 and a truck going 69 at the ...
... He also does bird carvings that are as good as any I've seen, and his wife draws and paints. We've met some really interested and talented people on our trip!
We spent our last morning there walking around and checking out the Oregon Trail exhibit they have. There's a spring in the park (the one it's named after) that was a very popular stop on the trail, and a big stone marker placed there to identify the location. It was ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center