Travel Blogs from Fresno
Today was fantastic! We went to Sequoia national park to see the giant sequoia trees but we were also lucky enough to see a black bear!
The drive into the park is very scenic. The speed limits are very low to prevent bear deaths and at some points are as low as 25 mph. Normally this would be annoying but the views are so good that you just …
We has an amazing backpack into Redwood Mountain Grove on the north side of the Sequoia national park. The goal was just a single night. We started on the trailhead about 3 pm and it was quite steep and rough with full packs, but the GIANT trees more than made up for it! The rangers we got our permit from mentioned nobody has backpacked out there for the last week. We did see a few dayhikers but we ...
Just after noon, mountian time here. We left or camp at walker pass about 8am and headed west towards Isabella lake, then north to wolfford heights. From that very small town we headed west over the Greenhorn mountians. Homer has been driving down and up these extremely narrow winding roads with houses perched on cliffedges. As we continued and went over the wooded mtn tops on the other side it opened into rolling hills of boulders and ...
... Tonight's effort, the Mount Whitney IPA is a testament to the tallest mountain in the Sierra Nevada and the Sequoia National Park we visited. Floral, malty, citrus they say......heavy, bitter and nasty aftertaste I say. Flowers? Poison Ivy I reckon. Boring label as well. Our journey moves into Mormon country now, with its bizarre liquor laws. Not sure what that means for microbreweries.......soon find ...
... than take the risk of not getting a site in Kings Canyon due to the long weekend and just head off early the following day. Kel did some research on what to see in Fresno. We visited an underground garden/home of a man from Sicily, quite a creative man who had this great plan for an underground hotel that he started digging out by hand after he finished work each day. He did get ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
Good value. Clean room. Not too noisy. Fast wifi. Would stay again.
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