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Aug 1, 2016 - Union Creek, OR - Relaxing in Ochoco CG a Couple Days

(Ron Writing) After spending a couple more very relaxing days at our campsite in Ochoco Divide, we left bright and early this morning. We headed back west on US-26 to Prineville. One of Elena's old crown popped off while having a meal, so we called a dentist in Prineville who was able to work her into the schedule for an 11:30 AM appointment. The dentist took her on time and was able to cement the crown back on to the tooth. We were happy that it didn't require a new crown. We left Prineville at about 12:30 and headed south on US-97, and...

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Jun 9, 2014 - Rogue River Gorge

Today we spent the entire day making a loop tour which took us north out of Shady Cove on Hwy 62, the Crater Lake Highway. Our plan was to go to Crater Lake, do the 33 mile lake loop drive called the Rim Road, and then drive southeast on Hwy 97 to Klamath Lake and the city of Klamath Falls, returning back to Shady Cove through Eagle Point (where the Butte Flour Mill is located) on Hwy 140. However, along the way, before ever reaching Crater Lake, we came upon the Rogue River Gorge Interpretive Center. It sounded interesting, and so we...

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Rambling Rodericks

Jun 9, 2011 - Breathtaking, Stunning Crater Lake

Date: June 9, 2011 Tonight’s Location: Union Creek, Oregon Mileage: End - 79854 Start - 79599 Total Miles for the day: 255 Weather: Robin egg blue skies and warm Temperature: start 49º High 74º Wildlife count: California Quail, Canada Geese, Kingfisher, Mallards, Great Blue Heron, Cliff Swallows, Clark’s Nutcracker, Mule Deer, Steller Jay, Black-headed Junco, Raven We left Bullards Beach State Park at 7 am and drove to Roseburg, taking Hwy 101 to 42 Hwy, instead of 42S. It is a much better road than 42S and 4 lane most of the way. It...

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