Granite Creek Guest Ranch
Travel Blogs from Ririe
... friends in Illinois as
well as our home town, New Martinsville, WV. We are so glad to hear
that none of you were lifted off to Oz! I close with this, Stay calm,
this is only a minor bump in life. Those who loved you yesterday are
still with you today and will still love you tomorrow.
The first few miles of I-15 were
through the foothills and prairie, not a lot out there. After a stop
at Goodwill, in Pocatello to refresh ...
There is only one major road from Twin Falls north across the Snake, so we backtracked and took route 93 north. In just a few minutes we were in countryside, with large ranches and fields under irrigation from the Snake River. This valley is called The Magic Valley. For a while we were behind a pickup truck with a cute dog in the back. Every time a car came from the opposite direction and thus by the pickup, ...
I am beginning to think that Arby is a sentient being, alive and aware of our feelings and comments. Driving in Montana has been a real challenge, as there is a LOT of weight here, and the struggles to climb the long grades hint at the notion of "maybe we won't make it!!". Joe's been heard to chant "I think I can, I think I can" as he leans forward not only to watch the temperature gauge, ...
... a restaurant.
The food was great. Joe ordered a hot roast beef sandwich, and I ordered the last of the lunch specials- the chicken pot pie. It had gone fast.
The cinnamon buns were JUST like my grandmother used to make for us- a whole tray at a time- it takes a big pan and a big oven. They are SO ...
... new gardeners, and so on. Great couple, very lucky we found them and their dog spud for more puppy love( I am having a hard time without Kai and Mali). We rode around town, grabbed some lunch at Great Harvest(best sandwich ever) and set up camp at a park on the snake river that allowed one free night. That night we cought a movie at the local dollar theater and for that short hour it made us feel like we were back home in San Marcos. ...
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking