Monthly Archives: July 2010

Olympic Peninsula – Cape Flattery

On our last major outing in the Olympic Peninsula area, we went out to Cape Flattery.  This is supposedly the most northwest point of the continental US.  It’s on the Makah Reservation and requires a reservation pass (available all over … Continue reading

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Olympic National Park – Hoh Rainforest and Sol Duc Falls

Our second outing in the Olympic National Park took us to the Hoh Rainforest.  The is on the west side of the Olympic mountains, where the mountains push the wet sea air upwards, causing it to rain much more than … Continue reading

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Olympic National Park – Hurricane Hill

Our first real outing in the Olympic Peninsula area took us to the Hurricane Ridge entrance of Olympic National Park.  Hurricane Ridge has a number of scenic vistas and interesting areas, but the main point for those who don’t mind … Continue reading

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It Floats and Barely There

After Seattle, we decided to make our way to Olympic National Park.  After doing a bit of research, we found that the ferry was probably the cheapest and fastest method of getting our collection of vehicles over.  We hopped on … Continue reading

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Seattle Meanderings

In total, we spent about a week in Seattle.  The weather was just about perfect and we found lots to do (hence the lack of updates). We went back into the city a couple of times and somehow managed to … Continue reading

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Pike Place Market

One of the places we’d been told to see by pretty much everyone was Pike Place Market. We drove into Seattle and got parking on a very steep street, as we haven’t quite figured out public transport yet.  It seems … Continue reading

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Seattle

Hello everyone…  Just wanted to post a real quick update to let you all know that we’re currently in Seattle, WA.  We’ll be here for a few more days, then we’re headed south again.  We’ll post up a full entry … Continue reading

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Slackers? Maybe…

We’ve been in with my sister, Wendy, and her family in Shelton, WA for quite a while.  She has a small farm with a number of critters…  horses, llamas, alpacas, geese, dogs, cats, etc.  I’ve been helping out a bit … Continue reading

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Food, Family and Friends = Fun

What more can you ask for? My summer visit is coming to an end. I can’t believe I’ve been here for a month!?! It’s been great! I’m ready to return home to my hubby. 🙂 I saw so many friends, … Continue reading

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