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I've never been so happy to leave a hotel. This place was a DUMP.
We stopped by Point Reyes national park for some (more) good views, but mostly just enjoyed the scenery along route 1.
The dogs are doing well, as is the camper. We're happy Caspar is getting the help he needs, but sad to see him go.
We found a neat campsite with a beautiful ocean view (Caspar beach rv park), and settled for the night. Campfire w/ BBQ and beer. Life is good.
... and 350 plus feet tall. Ya don't see those every day. We would get out and take short hikes through the forest, taking everything in. The trees come right down to the road, but the real monsters are usually a short walk.
The forest is so lush and so dense, with ferns, clover, and all matter of vegetation growing, even in the middle of winter. There is so much green here, odd for us to see in December. As for how dense ...
... little town has a beautiful location on a headland surrounded by the Pacific Ocean. It is very popular with artists and tourists. We were very impressed with our hotel suite and the excellent food served in the Garden Room. Dinner was prime rib, mashed potatoes, asparagus and lemon bar for dessert.
After dinner there was a program by Pam, a naturalist and expert on ...
... crawling my way around the corners and down steep stretches.
We learned that our new pal was in the construction business. We mentioned that we had just come through Garborville, which was teeming with dreadlocked backpackers doing seasonal 'gardening' in Humboldt county. John laughed and said most of the area's money comes from the large pot gardens we've noticed hidden behind tall fences. In fact, about $50K (roughly half) of his ...
... enough to touch as I made my way home. Instead we have been rolling around in grey cold seas, with the rain lashing down and poor visibility.
I was going to write that the food isn’t much good, but in fact the food is dreadful. The closest we came to a decent meal was this evening when there was steak and kidney pie with mash potatoes on the menu. Credit where credit is due, the mash potatoes were excellent – light, creamy and fluffy. I ...