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Apr 5, 2015 - Crooked River National Grasslands

We are still in Redmond Oregon. We took our trailer to an RV repair shop. We are having a problem with the stabilizer jacks. This place performs warranty service for Forest River products, such as our rig. We got up early to drop it off on Thursday morning, then went out to do some sight seeing while we wait to see what can be found out. We were not the first in line for repairs though so we knew we would have the whole day to explore. We headed off first towards Madras for some Black Bear Diner food. It was great. Across the street was an...

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Jul 6, 2012 - Day Trip: The Cove Palisades SP, OR

John is awake early. It is a fishing day. We travel back to The Cove Palisades State Park. Yesterday, I did not mention the road leading into the park. There is a steady 7% grade for about two miles. The RV made the climb yesterday so we figure she can do it again! We check in at the marina at 8:00. Our boat is ready. We head around the point. We move from the Crooked River to the Deschutes River. We follow the river upstream to the bridge and beyond. The canyon we are in is very picturesque but the water looks green. Pollen coats the...

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Jan 20, 2009 - The Cove Palisades State Park & More

Today we decided to drive about 40 miles from Bend to a small town called Culver, Oregon. We went to visit the Cove Palisades State Park. It is a large park located at the convergence of three rivers, the Crooked, Deschutes, and Metolius. Each river has formed its own 600 foot deep canyon with sheer rock walls. There are 2 large campgrounds in the park. The Crooked River Campground is on the eastern rim of the Crooked River canyon. The Deschutes Campground is in a lower area between the Crooked and Deschutes rivers. It's a 5 mile drive...

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