Shilo Inn & Suites - The Dalles
Travel Blogs from The Dalles
... park ranger guide even pointed out across the river where the end of Oregon Trail had been.
Gary succeeded in expanded our kids culinary horizons. He got them to try Salmon he had smoked. Hunter, my pickiest eater, actually liked it. He also grilled up some salmon & some venison steaks. Both were tasty & Kailtyn enjoyed the venison. Ainsley stuck with the hot dogs!
On Saturday morning, we loaded up again & headed towards Seattle.
... of driving, smelling of woodsmoke, I feel as hazy as the Gorge. I need a much deserved hot shower, sorry, no pictures of this either. We splurged on nice dinner at the Baldwin Saloon, founded in 1879. A nice DeChuttes Mirror Pond Ale to wash down a barbecue porkloin. Bobby had the halibut. Check out the updated photos from Wallowa, Two Colors. Today we are head to Yakima and the Newell family cabin. I will update with a few pictures ...
... at the spectacular Smith Rock area where 800 foot rock walls beckon experienced climbers – the color and massiveness of them reminded me of Zion National Park (a little). A great area, but the accommodations were not to our liking.
When you are traveling during a busy season and you don’t want to have all your destinations decided in advance, you can find yourself scrambling from time to time between Thursday and Saturday night for digs. Sunday ...
The following day's drive took us through more of Washington state, power generating windmills, fruit orchards (planted in Y-shaped, low-branches style) and vineyards galore, covering the hills and valleys. The temperature started climbing and we reached 30 degrees C for the first time ever on our truck thermometer! By the time we drove through the Columbia Valley wine country and climbed down ...
... on the left side of the freeway?). We got off the freeway onto Hwy 4 a scenic byway - Lewis and Clark Trail. As we came close to Astoria we followed the Columbia River where we found the state sign for a picture.
We then went across four miles of bridge into Oregon and onto Hwy 101. We stopped for gas and goodies in Warrenton, OR, it was 4:00 pm and we still have over 130 miles to ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility