Motel 6 Bakersfield East
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... size: 17px; line-height: normal; -webkit-text-size-adjust: auto;">Campsite: February 26, 2015
River Run RV Park
... in......so a tow truck would have to be dispatched. At 8:15 that evening we were in tow and headed to the Cummins dealer for repairs the following day. By 9:30 we were sitting in the parking lot at Cummins with the blessing of 50 amp electric and water, because they were a coach care facility, and some ice cold beer in the frig. Tonight we'll sleep off the disappointment of the day. Tomorrow.....I just know our parts will be there as planned.....or will they?
... us for almost an hour! Nothing amiss was found, of course, so I guess our number had just come up and it was 'our turn'. It was late, dark, wet and cold when we finally arrived at the I-5 and Lacey, WA Walmart, but we were quickly snug and warm in our trailer eating turkey soup, then climbing into our fleecy-sheeted bed!
An early start the next day took us to Camping World and another Walmart ...
... did get to see some interesting redwoods and the remains of fallen trees baring roots or burn scars. They do run a tram to see the entire area, but it was not running today due to the weather conditions.
From there we traveled toward Yosemite Village, passing the famed El Capitan. From inspiration point we were able to view El Capitan, Half Dome and Cathedral Mountain. Driving on we passed Bridal Veil Falls.
This morning we hiked up the dome mountain...it was quite a climb so made me realise how unfit I am. It was worth it though with the stunning views from the top. In the afternoon we went to see the giant secora trees...they were beautiful! Almost 10m in diameter and 64m tall and up to 2000 years old! The tour group then headed back to the hotel, had some dinner and a few glasses of wine. It was a really nice ...