Adventures of Grand Canyon

Things have been such a whirl since spring break…I haven’t even had time to post our adventures from the Grand Canyon. First of all, I was a little disappointed that our new to us trailer wasn’t quite ready to go but then quickly got over it and used our good old fiberglass. Then of course…

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Drive Thru Tree in Myers Flat

Lured by the myth that there are trees big enough you can fit your car through, we went seeking to find such tree during our trip to Northern California. Finding out that not so far away from our stay at Albee Creek Campground, we headed back to the Avenue of the Giants and wandered down…

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Cross Country Skiing

This Winter we are busy exploring! Today we ventured over to Soldier Hollow to learn how to Skate Ski!  It was Liv’s first time on cross country skis and my first time on skate skis. It was a fun filled morning with a lot of sweating and concentration. Our instructor, Ron was fabulous. The price…

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Patricks Point State Park

Located 30 miles north of Eureka is one of California State Parks greatest treasures.  Patrick Point State Park is sprawled on top of a forested bluff overlooking the Pacific Ocean. During our visit in June the weather was mild, the temperatures moderate and exploring boundless! I could go over endless details about the park, but…

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Hodgdon Meadow Fail

Any one who has tried to reserve a campsite at Yosemite knows it’s difficult. There is a process that involves the release of sites six months prior via the Internet. Armed with the idea that we would visit in Yosemite June, we invited my father to join us. Innocently we assumed we could get a…

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