Archive | March, 2013


Last Leg

Someone lost a boot in Cheyenne! The last leg of our trip was pretty uneventful.  This leg took us through Cheyenne, Wyoming then on to Lincoln, Nebraska and finally home. We had taken this route to avoid the snow on the southern routes and that strategy worked pretty well. However, as we traveled eastward we […]

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Nevada's I 80

Road Stories

  We had planned on visiting the Redwood National Park, but at the last minute changed our plans and spent a little extra time in Monterey.  Pretty sure the Redwoods will hang around another year or so for us to visit. 100 Miles of Fruit Trees We took Route 156/152 across country to catch I […]

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Sea Otter!


  Frankly, up to this point this trip has been a little disappointing when it comes to wildlife.  Yes, we’ve seen a couple of golden eagles, plenty of hawks and lots of lizards, but we haven’t seen anything new, nor any of the “special” animals.  Can’t tell you how many hikes we took trying to find bighorns, […]

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Big Sur!

Big Sur

Male seal and some of his females   Thursday morning we headed north towards Monterey.  Just an hour after we left Palm Springs we started encountering LA traffic.  And….that traffic continued for the next four hours as we wove our way through downtown LA, past Hollywood and on to Oxnard. Sometimes going slow through LA […]

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Hummers and Rattlers

Morning View   Our first morning in Palm Springs was warm and beautiful.  It was 65 degrees when we went out on the balcony to enjoy our coffee and watch the wildlife.  It’s really peaceful here in the mornings. One of our “must-dos” in Palm Springs is visiting the Agua Caliente Indian Canyons.  We first like to go up […]

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