Monthly Archives: August 2010

Headed East

Just a quick update to let everyone know where we are… We’ve left Golden and are working our way to Indiana.  We’re stopped for the night in Iowa right now.  We are overlooking the Mississippi River (pictured), which we will … Continue reading

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Clear Creek RV Park Rocks!

While in Golden we stayed in Clear Creek RV Park.  The creek, Clear Creek, flows along the campground for about 15 miles. The creek is cool, rocky and clear. There is also a great paved path along the creek. People … Continue reading

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Colorado – Loveland and Fort Collins

On our slow trip back towards the East Coast, we wanted to spend some time in Colorado.  Our first stop was Loveland.  We actually wanted to be in Fort Collins, but Loveland was pretty close and had a couple RV … Continue reading

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Camping Critters

While visiting Crater Lake, we stayed at Collier Memorial State Park.  We’ve already mentioned the ground squirrels there.  As you can see below, they’re quite bold little critters!  In case you were wondering, Dasy wasn’t feeding him, she was just … Continue reading

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Welcome up… again!

If you’ve been following our travels, bear with us for a little bit here… If you haven’t been following us before, welcome aboard!  It’s come to my attention that we have some new folks checking us out here.  We’ve gotten … Continue reading

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Crater Lake

Dasy really wanted to see Crater Lake, so we headed down there for a couple days.  Crater Lake is pretty much in the middle of no where.  We could have camped in the park, but it was primitive (no water … Continue reading

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Crater Lake Is Unique

We left the Crater Lake region this morning and are currently in Winnemucca, NV. We are making our way to Colorado. Crater Lake is a caldera lake when Mount Mazama erupted in 5400 BC. It is still an active volcanic. … Continue reading

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Portland and Vancouver

We spent about a week in Portland, OR.  Actually, we were in Vancouver, WA, but that’s just across the river from Portland.  We met some great people in Vancouver at the nearby congregation. We didn’t originally plan to spend that … Continue reading

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Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument

Our final destination in the Rainier area was Mount St. Helens.  We drove in from Randle, WA on 131, then turned off at Forest Road 26.  If you’re in the area on a motorcycle, this is a road you shouldn’t … Continue reading

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Mount Rainier National Park (continued)

For the rest of our time in Mount Rainier, we spent a fair chunk of it at the Grove of the Patriarchs.  The Grove is on an “island” in the middle of the Ohanapecosh River.  You can get there via … Continue reading

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