Klamath River Resort Inn
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Aroubd Oct 24th-26th Steinbeck travled to the Avenue of the Giants/Redwoods Oregon where he stayed and saw lovely attractions of giant redwoods.Steinbeck describes how he encountered some empty territorys and resorts that may have possibly been motels/hotels at one point in time..He located about 300 miles away from San Fransico which is his next destination on the map.Steinbeck stayed several nights among the redwood trees along highway ...
Well, nothing like a frigid night to get everyone moving!! We left the Crater Lake Campground and headed toward Ashland taking in the sights along the way. We did stop in Ashland for a bit, as this is one of the little cities that Joe enjoyed on his adventure two years ago when he left the Dallas heat and travelled a whole lot in 12 days learning about the Pacific NW. However, this time around, we visited the city at the height of summer tourism and at ...
... them. They were so trustworthy, they said they would just leave the door unlocked and to let myself in whenever I woke up haha. So after many drinks and stories around the campfire we finally got to bed at around 3am, woke up at 8:30 reeeeally excited for my bath, only to find there was no plug. Still, the thought was there I guess. We then had breakfast with them which was the strangest concoction ever. A pan full of eggs, chicken, potatoes, oregano, ...
... Redwoods, spent the time with our necks craned back to look at the tops of the trees far, far above us, and managed to spy and photograph the Giant Banana Slug. All Tim could think of, after taking photo with his Leatherman to provide scale and perspective, was how in the heck was Bear Grylls going to eat this one?!?!?! It was a great walk and gave us all pause to think about and admire these tall and ramrod straight giant trees; very grounding indeed.
... by one highlight and one disappointment. The highlight was driving Odie through a redwood tree (see our pictures). It was a tight squeeze and necessitated pulling in the mirrors on both sides, but was safely accomplished. This despite the comment from one of the onlookers who said; "sure seemed like a good idea at the time didn't it?" A short drive up the road was the disappointment as the souvenir store that for decades had been based inside a redwood ...
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