Marble Mountain Ranch - Family Guest Ranch
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
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... that there is at least another hundred feet further to go to the top. Some are closer to three hundred feet high. It is really unfathomable.
The rest of our trip hadn't been mapped out as we didn't know how long we would take along the way. It was getting late in the day however and time to think about dinner and a place to stay. We got back onto 101 and drove to Eureka. But something about ...
... this was that here we were standing on the cliff only 200 feet above the sea, but were actually above the cloud bank, we could look across the top of the clouds and
up at the sun; and every once in a while the clouds would blow over us and envelope us in a light fog; it was a strange feeling. We were hoping to see some whales, as there are some in the area, and to also see a sunset over the ocean; but the weather did not cooperate.
This campground is on the Klamath River with beautiful trees and panoramic views. We drove to the top of the bluff and put our chairs in the bed of "Chuck". There we waited for whales.....no whales. Our NCL friends stopped by and we all went on an elk hunting expedition. We found one elk in Elk Valley. We thought we saw a bear, but no picture. As we were heading home, we saw a whole herd ...
... I feel sad that I never knew sheep had tails. Apparently they are docked 100 percent of the time..? This tail is actually quite impressive and beautiful. I touched it.
There are huge fenced in gardens, the whole property has thoughtfully engineered ditches and water ways, passive water catchment systems, and it tells me this place can get really wet at certain times of the year. We are in a gulch, a big draw where lots of water ...
Celebrating Mark's Birthday and our 3rd Anniversary - our first big trip with the new car trailer and having a car with us. We stayed right on the Klamath River and saw water birds and seals on the river. We drove up to the Smith River Redwoods and it was very chilly in among the trees. I found several types of mushrooms and lichens among the giant trees - lots of lichen hanging down. We also visited the Tolowa Dunes ...