Shilo Inn & Suites - The Dalles
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- Swimming pool
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We have been looking forward to this area on the trip for a while after reading up on in..
Left the hotel for a tour of the gorge nice & early 9.30 ish start.
First stop was the cascade locks. Tabletop mountain on the Washington side lost half a side of the mountain 500 years ago- this slid down over river creating the cascade rapids. …
Quite emotional leaving Tony it's been such a long time since I last saw him.. had a bit of a flood in the house made it easier on the emotion side of things, something else to focus on, although Tony had a bit of a mess to clean up. Leaving town stopped at end of rd by police as there as an accident in Sultan.
Got stuck in traffic around …
... There were also a few bicycle riders pedaling their way to the top. Ive noticed we always see cyclists whenever there is a steep hill to climb.
After riding the equally fun switchbacks down from Rowena Crest, we passed through two towns, Hood River which looked interesting and fun, and Cascade Locks which did not. Each town's biggest claim to fame was that they had a bridge across the Columbia River to Washington. We had to do ...
... of dirt bikes. But mostly it was ATVs and SxSs. He said he only sells about 4 Goldwings a year, so they are all special order. He was really nice, and recommended that we rent an ATV when we get to the coast and try out the Oregon Sand Dunes. We just might try that!
While I was at the dealer, Jody was back at the hotel, catching up with friends back in Orlando, and generally doing whatever Jody does when I am not around. By ...
... to advertise the race. You have to admire their enthusiasm. A little further down the road we spotted a sign for the local state park. It was called Cape Disappointment State Park. I'm sure it's a lovely place to visit, but with that kind of advertising, we just didn't have time to take the risk of disappointment, so we passed it by. We did stop to take a picture of the sign though. Not too much further down the road, we spotted ...