Shasta Lake Motel
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mark explained we were form a place where this was normal and no problem but he was having none of it.
detention over off we set.
after lakes more mountains and don onto flooded plain, very spectacular.
lost following the super google maps again and eventually headed for yesemeti national park
fuel was a big problem on this stretch and stayed at Redding.
... making you wonder if you were coming or going!
Then we went to Sunshine Cave. It had two breaks in the cave where light came in. This was A’s favorite. We went to Sentinel Cave – it is the only cave with TWO entrances! D remembered going in this one last time we were here. A walked on a ledge thru this cave – at first she was afraid to walk on it, but soon was having a blast! The walk back to the ...
Catching up again. First town I came to was Crescent City, which had signs everywhere explaining what to do in the event of earthquake/ tsunami warnings ( 34 tsunamis have hit here since 1933). Welcome to California! I have decided that the state's nine Nat. Parks and the drives between them will be enough to satisfy me for now. My first stop was Redwood Nat. Park, not too impressed. It's a forest ...
... that day too. The water was delicious!
All in all it was a successful day but the hike was brutal. I won't be doing it again. but it was my dream to hike up there and we were successful. We saw some great views of Mount Shasta in the distance too.
We ended the day by stopping at Hedge Creek Falls, which is just off the freeway. Its a small waterfall that you can walk behind. I also included a couple pictures of that.
"It will be my aim, therefore, to tell what I know about the volcanic activity around the Lassen Park region and then illustrate it with photographs. This, I believe, will give the sightseer a clearer idea of what has occurred than could be done any other way."
Breakfasted with Dan and Judi, George and Susan and June in the hotel ...