Super 8 Bend
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Just checked in at good old Bend, Oregon. Didn't know it existed? Me either! But after 16 hours of driving, I'm thankful to have found a hotel!
We started off this morning from Edmonton on a trek to San Francisco. We had a brand new Garmin with Homer Simpson's voice that would take us there. We inputted Bend, Oregon (Brian thought this …
Another day another long drive 200 miles. We headed to Crater Lake it’s a volcano that erupted 8000 years ago. It is now filled with water hence the name, The couple of hours we spent there were very enjoyable we were very high up the temp was only 60 degrees . The views were really spectacular. Leaving was less fun for me ...
... river with islands, sand bars and such. I can only envision how it looked 200 years ago. The Crooked River Gorge just north of Redmond is very impressive. By traveling south, you will see it, going north you miss it. That is again the benefit of the "reverse view". So we made a photo op stop to immortalize it for our blog and letters. Sorry Captain...you missed it...it was too dangerous for either dog to ...
... going to watch a movie on
a projector onto their garage. I pulled
a prank when I went onto MS Powerpoint and I typed out, “The Butt Named Bob,”
and made it say, “You’ve got some hot buns.”
We went back to the hotel because mom got sick!
PS - We didn't have our camera that day so only the flower photos are here!
... Road south to highway 20 and had a lovely ride through farmland, past a lake at Sweet Home and then through twisty roads and a forest with some grand old trees and lots of nice curves. I passed through an area that had a volcanic eruption 1500 years ago (recent in geological time) and then came down into the semi-desert area around ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking