Humboldt Gables Motel
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- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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So we woke up at 4am and we were out of the driveway at 4:45. Of course no one was open for breakfast, we ended up getting coffee and donuts....we made it past San Francisco by 11:30 am and only stopped for gas twice. We tried to stop by the drive thru tree on our way to the hotel but there was a 40min wait, so that was a bust and it was 50 miles …
... of the road illustrating the height of the flood, which was recorded at 46 feet a few miles south in Miranda - not such fun. A mile further on, set amongst the trees, was the Burlington campsite. On any other night, with such a horrendous weather forecast, we would have continued on to find a motel. Or we would have at least questioned the idea of camping but in this setting, with the redwoods all around, there was no ...
... to see it. We ended up back at the beach and walked out to the sea stacks there where we saw a cool little arch. Too cloudy for a sunset unfortunately.
We ate at what looked like a little diner, but was a bit more upscale than that. Still they had good crab cakes and fudge. Then we were back to finding a place to stay for the night and ended up at the Quality Inn in Arcata.
... Much fun with Steven's first time walking into a Redwood Grove. So awesome!! Truly the cameras just don't capture their majesty. So great visiting the kids and meeting Victor. Our plans of going to Yosemite with the kids has changed due to the wildfires. We're going camping with them at Big Sir. We're happy ...
... handling the wheel. LOL.
Happy Birthday to our friend Kathy (yesterday) and our friend Dave (today). Hope you both had a great day. Miss you guys.
Tomorrow we are heading to Lodi for two nights and then Yosemite for four nights. I'll be back once we are in Yosemite.
Hope everyone is doing good and I hope you all have a GREAT week. Miss you all. xxxooo