Author Archives: Rose and Dean's Travels

Oregon 2

Tuesday 13th July 2021 We rested up for a few days in a nice quiet campground in the high desert of Oregon after our busy time near Hood River. It seems we have missed the wildflowers here too. Summer came … Continue reading

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Monday 14th June, 2021 We stopped into see our friend of many years. We first met Pat in a campground in Arizona. Pat now lives in Salem and just celebrated her 95th birthday. Happy birthday dear friend. Finally it was … Continue reading

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California Coast

Sunday 16th May 2021 It took a month to slowly move up the California coast. We were looking forward to visiting Venice Beach. It’s very quirky and a great place to people watch. What a disappointment! Many streets had homeless … Continue reading

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Indio Spring

Wednesday 31st March 2021 February was marmalade time. We stopped by Jay’s house and picked all of his oranges. He gave us lots of lemons too. The park we are staying at had plenty of grapefruit trees. Since I only … Continue reading

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Indio, California

Tuesday 28th December, 2020 We have been in our RV spot for a couple of months now. We have a pretty nice view of the golf course and hills in the background. We rented a propane heater from our neighbors … Continue reading

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Moving Down Arizona

Friday 30th October 2020 Goodbye Colorado! We have had a wonderful time hiking in your mountain ranges this summer. There are several Ancient ruins near Flagstaff. The National Park Service has done a great job preserving the integrity of the … Continue reading

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Southern Colorado

Monday 7th September 2020 We really liked Creede! It was a thriving mining town back in the day. Also it has the only decent grocery store within 50 miles. Many of the houses reminded us of Homer, Alaska. This owner … Continue reading

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Corner of Utah and Colorado Mountains

Wednesday 12th August 2020 We found a great spot to spend the night by Flaming Gorge Reservoir in Northwest Utah. We were the only ones in the whole campground. All that goodness for only $6.50. Moving towards Vernal we saw … Continue reading

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A bit of Colorado and Wyoming

Saturday 25th July 2020 We spent several days hiking in Rocky Mountain National Park. Due to the pandemic the park has started a timed entrance system. I had to go online and book a 2 hour window to enter the … Continue reading

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Colorado Mountains

Thursday 18th June 2020 We stayed a few days in Ouray, a small town tucked in between tall mountains. We drove the car up a very narrow, windy gravel road to a reach a trailhead. There were many streams to … Continue reading

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