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September

September 30-October 5, 2021

    Big Lagoon County Park, Trinidad, California | Redwood National and State Parks, California: Found Big Lagoon County Park, a nice little first-come first-serve beach campground just outside of Trinidad, California, to serve as base camp for exploring Redwood National and… Read More »September 30-October 5, 2021

    September 27-30, 2021

      McCloud, California | Shasta-Trinity National Forest, California: To flee the coming Oregon mountain snow, we headed due south and ended up in the small northern California town of McCloud at the base of Mount Shasta. After a couple nights at… Read More »September 27-30, 2021

      September 25-27, 2021

        Crater Lake National Park, Oregon: Spent two days exploring Crater Lake National Park. The nearly 2,000 foot deep lake is filled entirely by snow and rain, making it one of the cleanest, clearest, and bluest lakes in the world. Took… Read More »September 25-27, 2021

        September 20-25, 2021

          Bend, Oregon: Headed east through the Cascades, passing between Black Butte and The Three Sisters mountains, on our way to Bend, Oregon. Our friends Diana and Jason graciously hosted us just outside of town. They recently turned their farm into… Read More »September 20-25, 2021

          September 20, 2021

            Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum, McMinnville, Oregon: Took a quick trip over to gawk at the Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum the morning we left Willamette Valley. So many amazing machines… Howard Hugh’s Spruce Goose, SR-71 Blackbird, Moon Lander, Titan… Read More »September 20, 2021

            September 16-20, 2021

              Champoeg State Heritage Area, Oregon: Made our way further down Oregon to the region that put US produced Pinot Noir on the map. Champoeg State Heritage Area is located just a few miles from the best stretch of wine country… Read More »September 16-20, 2021

              September 13-16, 2021

                Cascade Locks, Oregon: Crossed the Washington-Oregon border driving over the Bridge of the Gods, just east of Portland. Spent three nights at Cascade Locks Marine Park Campground as our base to explore Portland and the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic… Read More »September 13-16, 2021

                September 10-13, 2021

                  Seattle, Washington: After leaving the Olympic Peninsula, we headed straight for Seattle. We settled into Lake Pleasant RV Park in Bothell. Revisited Pike Place Market and constructed our own hot smoked salmon bagel from several merchant’s ingredients. Tasted-tested a couple… Read More »September 10-13, 2021

                  September 7-10, 2021

                    Hudson Point Marina & RV Park, Port Townsend, Washington: We left the Pacific Ocean side of the Olympic Peninsula in search of a little more civilization and found it in Port Townsend, WA. Located on the northeastern side of Olympic… Read More »September 7-10, 2021

                    September 3-7, 2021

                      Olympic National Park, Washington: Rolled up at 3:00 p.m. to South Beach Campground, a 55 site first-come first-served bluff overlooking the Pacific Ocean, on the Friday before Labor Day weekend. With three spots remaining and only one that would accommodate… Read More »September 3-7, 2021