Monthly Archives: August 2015

Hurricane Ridge & Dungeness Spit, July 18-21/2015

The last stop for our July trip was the Olympic Peninsula.  We camped at the Dungeness Recreation Area Campground and  visited Port Townsend, Sequim, Port Angeles and Hurricane Ridge.  What a beautiful area!  There were a lot of “Oh Wow!” moments, … Continue reading

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Mt. Hood, Lost Lake & Columbia Gorege Area 7/14-16

After the McKenzie River area, we headed north, and reached Lost Lake on July 14th.  The water was not too cold, so we were finally able to swim.  (Clear Lake was way too cold.  Paulina Lake had too many fishing … Continue reading

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Clear Lake, McKenzie River & Blue Hole July 11-12

It was hard to say good-bye to the Three Sisters, but we went back to Bend to get some food, mosquito repellent, and check out the town. Clear Lake On July 11th, we headed back into the mountain.  This time … Continue reading

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Three Sisters & McKenzie Pass 7/8 -7/9/2015

I wanted to see the Three Sisters ever since I read “Wild” by Cheryl Strayed, and it finally came true when we were driving on HWY 20 from Bend, OR.  We camped at Cold Spring Campground on HWY 242, and … Continue reading

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Oregon! Hwy 97 07/06-07/07/2015

After the Shasta Area, we attempted birding at Lower Klamath Wildlife Refuge & Tule Lake WildlifeRefuge before entering Oregon. We drove HWY 97,  and camped at Collier Memorial State Park on July 6.  We discovered Oregon has many campgrounds with full hook ups, and their … Continue reading

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Hikes Near Mt. Shasta 7/3-7/5/2015

On July 3rd, after the Cinder hike, we left Lassen National Park and drove to McCloud about 10 miles east of Mt. Shasta City, and camped in the McCloud RV resort for 3 nights.  The resort was completely full with not … Continue reading

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Hikes @ Lassen National Park, 6/30-7/3/2015

This was our 2nd trip to Lassen National Park.  This time, we camped at Summit Lake South, and did three hikes from there. 1. We arrived on June 29, and next day, we did the 11 mile loop trail covering … Continue reading

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