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Jul 8, 2005 - Camp on the Oregon Trail
We are camped tonight on the Old Oregon Trail near Redding, CA. It is hot. We sipped a gin and tonic outside and gazed at the Cascade Mountain Range around. The scenery is lush and green now, a nice contrast to the desert we passed through. Our destination is an RV rally in Redmond, OR, on Monday. We plan to see Crater Lake tomorrow and Sunday. We made contact with the Lairds, our friends that we are meeting at the rally. We met them in Austria and have skied together the last two years. We ate chicken and steamed vegetables tonight as we...Jump to full entry
Jul 1, 2004 - The Journey Begins!
Well we finally got out of town and headed straight east to Redding where Tina took her nursing exam on the second. She is a little nervous about the results, but she'll be fine! Then we blew straight south for the heat! (PS.- I'm having a hard time finding computers with workable internet connections on the road, so the entries might be a little belated. Sorry!)Jump to full entry
Jun 30, 2004 - Wed - Redding, CA
(Leaving: Arcata, CA - Destination: Redding, CA (via Lassen Volcanic NP) - 297 miles) 05:45 AM Betty wakes us up. We hit the shower, pack, eat and check out. 08:06 AM We are on the road headed for Lassen Volcanic National Park and an overnight stay in Redding, CA. We get on CA Hwy 299 and head east. This is a beautiful scenic drive through mountains and small towns. 11:15 AM We drive through the Whiskeytown-Shasta-Trinity National Recreation Area and stop at Whiskeytown Lake. This is a beautiful Lake and we make several pictures. 11:45 AM...Jump to full entry