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A Roaming Duo Find Happy Valley

Las Vegas to Sacramento! Fun times on Interstate 15 through Baker and Barstow and then over to Bakersfield on Highway 58. Has anyone done that lovely stretch of road? Wow! You’re not missing much except maybe the windmills near Tehachapi!

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Two House Sits and a Ton of Rain

This Post Picks Up right after our escape from Mendocino National Forest, our most harrowing experience together. Somehow we kept it together, arrived on time at our next house sit in Sacramento and started off with a smile if still a little shaken.

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Exploring Lava Caves – What a Trip

Time to Hit the Road – After three days under a roof and inside four walls, it was time to get out in it and do some camping. We left our friend’s house in Southern Oregon and drove south into California. We were on Highway 97 (east of the Cascades and Interstate 5) the plan …

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A Roaming Duo Visit Old Friends

First Things First – This view is what we woke to at Elk Lake Campground – what a treat! The full moon was dropping over the mountains to the west, the sun rising over a gorgeous lake. If you have to get up and get going this is an excellent place to do it. 

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Driving up Paulina Peak

Newberry Nat. Volcanic Mon. – Our visit to the Painted Hills yesterday was as far to the east as we would go in Oregon this year. Now we were headed south towards our first destination for the day: Newberry National Volcanic Monument. We retraced our route through Prineville, Bend and went south on the Hwy 97.

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