Collins Lake Resort
Travel Blogs from Government Camp
... They are sorted by a scanner/sorter machine. The fish enter a scanner and if a tag is detected that fish is separated from the rest. The tag contains information as to where the salmon was raised and when it was released. The tag is removed and the fish is placed with the others.
The fish go down a chute and into another elevator where they are deposited on to a sorting table. Two people then place the fish into "totes", large plastic bins. The totes are filled ...
... Some artifacts from his life were displayed. Most amazing was his collection of rosaries. He had rosaries made from beads of all types, shells, metal beads, and strings with knots. He had long ones and some very short ones. He had 500 or more in his collection. See the pictures for one of 4 glass cases full.
We got back to Portland just in time for rush hour. We drove 25 mph for about 15 miles on I-205, but we got home safely. ...
We drove into Bend and up to our friends Jim and Joan Hinds (actually very old time friends of my parents) who put on a delicious brunch for our ragged and dirty brood - even though they themselves had just driven in from Seattle the night before. They have a beautiful alpiney house up in the hills of Bend, which is a very cool, sporty city. I could see us living in Bend, quite happily, ...
... in their journals as the “great rapid of the Cascades”, a stretch of raging water more than two miles long that was formed b a massive ancient landslide. To the north is the “Bridge of the Gods” which crosses from the Oregon side to the Washington shore. More white sturgeon live in the Columbia River than any other river in the world. Sizes range from 15” to 19’ and weight up to ...
... is clean. What to do with all the ****. I do what everyone does at the wash station and just hose it all to one side. Job done!
When I get home I am wet and tired. Jil beat me home. She was wet and is still tired. We call it a day except for completing our regular afternoon and evening trash can rounds. We will sleep good tonight. Our host counterparts are to take over tomorrow so we can sleep in.
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Kids activities or Babysitting