Rodeway Inn & Suites
Travel Blogs from Hermiston
Another really hot day, so we're looking forward to getting back to some cooler Oregon weather (at least we hope it will be!).
We're staying at the Wildhorse Resort and Casino in Pendleton and our room is on the 10th floor. Great view of the sunset.
Tomorrow, home sweet home. Bye for now.
... of-the-car bike rack, so that meant bringing Lea’s bike and them taking turns riding. But Gayle wasn’t sure she could ride Lea’s road bike. (She hasn’t ridden with toe-clips, skinny tires, and road handlebars.) So we did some testing while Ann took Mocha to the Duncan’s (who will "dog-sit", and who were celebrating the finalizing of their adoption of Isaac and Obadiah - hurray!) In the end she ...
... harvest and the vast number of crates waiting to be filled. We also noted Fiesta Foods a large Hispanic grocer chain doing a booming business. Even down south we don't have these stores. We crossed the Columbia River into Oregon and were impressed with the beautiful ranching areas. We finally ended up at Pendleton a delightful old west type town from the early 19th century that had quite a lot of industrial plants including its 1909 woolen mill.
By noon, we made it to Pendleton, Oregon - which is about halfway to Twin Falls.
Had lunch at Roosters Restaurant, a little dinner much like a Denny's.
Oregon State Police were EVERYWHERE and pulling people over for going just a few clicks over the 65 mh speed limit. We were clipping along at 67 and a truck going 69 at the ...
... A place Beth said we had to visit, as she has been there several times.
We were actually a little surprised as we drove through western Washington and into Oregon how flat and dry it is. We saw dust devils all day as we drove south. Many cherry orchards, wheat and hops farms.
The hostess at the Comfort Inn said that the farmers rotate their crops and always have some fields idle. Those idle dirt fields, along with the ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed