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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... coordinates for many of the movie sites, so decided I would photograph the sites as I found them. See how I did by comparing my pics to the old movie scenes.
This is a really beautiful place. I took some other pics of some natural things we saw also.
... though. Just maybe 6- 10 scattered dots of light visible from just outside our camper at the edge of the woods. Intrigued by the discovery, we asked a ranger about it the next day. He proclaimed that we must have seen Foxfire (actually he said Firefox, but I did not correct him), because he said they don't have fireflies here in the Pacific coast Redwood forests. I knew that I had not seen a bioluminescent fungus because my eyes are so attuned ...
... bar and coffee house, is just north of the southern intersection of California State Routes 127 and 178. They may be small but they serve a great breakfast!! Just remember if you order a hashbrown it will be the size of an entire dinner plate! From Shoshone we headed into Death Valley Nation Park through the 178, which is the lower west and Amargosa Mountain Range into the valley. Our route through park was basically to traverse it from west to east and heading north through ...
... to do some journaling while still "warm" in my bag. Once there was some sunlight, I realized that I could actually see some of my own face out of my left eye. I have taken a few morning "selfies" along the way and saw them and saw that my face is showing the signs of exhaustion, wind burn, dehydration and general thrashing. I knew that there was some serious swelling around my eye / eyes and my poor burnt and blistered lips. Having still a ...
... could see the valley floor and the road we would continue on for miles. It was breathtaking.
At one point, a military jet flew overhead, and then when we stopped at an overlook, a jet flew right through the canyon we were standing over. It had to turn sideways to get through. Very exciting! Unfortunately, I didn’t have my camera to capture this. It reminded me of the scenes in Top Gun.
We arrived at the campground around 2:00 ...