6/23/15 – 6/27/15 Because we so enjoyed visiting Joseph, OR, the last time we were in La Grande, we drove the 70 miles to get there. We went to Embers Brewhouse for lunch and found that they still offered the rustic pizza we had loved before. We told the waitress that we had driven nearly … More 2015 Northwood RV Owners Association Rally, La Grande, OR.
6/21 Today we arrived in Brigham City, Utah, so named because Brigham Young gave his last public speech here. One of the veterinarians in town has built an off-leash dog park next to his practice, and Gus enjoyed that. Stephen and I enjoyed the fact that he was tired and quiet afterwards. The town is … More Land where Diesel is cheaper than regular. Yes!!
6/18 This evening we stayed in Colorado Springs. Stephen needed new boots so we trekked across town to REI. As we returned, in traffic that prevented our stopping for a photo, we watched a monumental thunderhead move over Pikes Peak. It was stunning. 6/19 Heading for Rawlins, WY, we stopped in Laramie for lunch. We … More 1094 miles behind us!
We and Tropical Storm Bill departed the Dallas area together yesterday. We were heading northwest, and Bill was heading northeast. Bill was VERY large, so we spent the first 250 miles in torrential rain. We arrived safely in Amarillo for the first night of our trip to Alaska.