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Jerry, our traveling companion

I don’t think I’ve mentioned oour travelling companion Jerry. Everywhere we wander, Jerry joins Layla and Sassy as another member of our nomadic tribe. With Jerry, we just  “Truckin” on our long, strange trip. Advertisements

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Florence Old Town and Bridge

Into Florence across this historic bridge, one of three 1930’s era bridges designed and built by Conde McCullough whom the historic and beautiful Coos Bay Bridge we posted about earlier. These spans all feature some distinct art deco  touches. It’s … Continue reading

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Wherever you go, there you are.

” Getting lost is just another way of saying, Let’s go exploring.”  Julia Chen

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Coos Bay Area Hike

On Tuesday, Merre and I ventured out To Sunset beach and the  Cape Arago Lighthouse.   We ended up Hiking along a trail  that follows the cliffs along  the ocean from The Arago lighthouse viewing area up through Ocean Shore … Continue reading

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Like Trains? You’ll love Elbe, WA

In Elbe you’ll find the Hobo Inn where you can spend the night in a caboose or converted boxcar, have pizza, good food, or a strong drink in any one of three dining cars set up for the purposes. In … Continue reading

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Narada Falls and some other stuff.

Visited Narada Falls on the Paradise river within MRNP.  Very beautiful. About a mile from the entrance to MRNP, across from Wild berry restaurant, we spotted this place. There is a phone in the call box but no dial tone … Continue reading

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Back to Mt. Ranier

Back to Mt. Rainier, this time to  check the view from the Sunrise visitors center. Guess what? Rainier  is awesome no matter where you stand to view it. On the way back down we had lunch with friends at the … Continue reading

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