Travel Blogs from Omak
Woke to the sound of thunder and rain but thankfully only lasted a couple of hours. Phil had some fun dressing Charlie up in holster and gun (yes real as Phil used to be a policeman) boots, vest and hat he looked pretty funny lol...
After Charlie re-dressed ...
Another lazy day more washing done. Charlie and Phil have gone fishing so just kicking back with Sylvia.
Booked towncar for Disneyland its a little expensive but there is really no other way to get there that's easy.
Had a lovely peaceful afternoon sitting in the sun reading and trying to get pictures of hummingbirds which I finally did.
inner of baked Salmon that was given to Phil and Sylvia by Ken down the road was pretty nice, then more chatting and off to ...
... but he or the horse was not seriously injured. The horse ran into the events center stadium without a jockey on him. Supposedly there are also tests done before to make sure the horses can swim. Outside of the Suicide Race, we watched several hours of events like roping calves. The event had probably over 1,000 people camped out and several food/souvenir vendors. I guess it is good to get this stuff from time to time, but not too often.
... Jean's mouth first: Let's stop!
We did not have any ice in our cooler so of course, we had to eat all of them!
We stopped at the North Cascades National Park Wilderness Information Center and Jean talked to one of the attendants about what to see and she promptly grabbed a multi page guide and marked the best areas with a highlighter. The following ...
... small lakes and had a sandwich at Beaver Lodge. The whole country seems to be camping this weekend in idyllic spots all with boats and caravans. After lunch the road went through Colville then Kettle Falls where we crossed the enormous Colombia River and headed high over the Sherman Pass. We got our first rain of the trip with a brief thunderstorm ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking