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Aug 12, 2009 - Highway 20 from Sisters to Sweet Home Oregon

Highway 20 from Sisters to Sweet Home is really really pretty...... pretty challenging, that is! Someone had a sense of humor though, and the Scenic Byway signs read "Over the Rivers and Through the Woods". True enough. What really makes the drive challenging coming west is the 11 mile downgrade at 6%. There are warning signs: "First Warning: 11 miles downgrade 6%" then "Second Warning.........." then "Final Warning......" Now, we have been down some grades that are longer and some that are steeper, but two things set this apart: There are...

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Jun 9, 2009 - Cascadia Campground - Oregon State Parks

Rain, rain everywhere today. We drove north from Tionesta, CA, this morning up to Klamath Falls, OR, where we joined US 97. We drove north on US 97 where it rained on and off all the way to Bend, OR. We turned west onto US 20 and drove through Sisters, OR. Very nice! West of Sisters, OR, we needed to make a choice between two different roads that led to I-5. It was time to make some time if we were to ever make it to northern Washington. I'm talking about the US 20 / Oregon 22 split. We chose US 20 because it looked shorter to I-5. But...

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Washington 2009



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