Entries from Postcards from the Trail tagged with 'CaliforniaRoadtrip'

California Redwoods

July 18-19, 2008 - Redwoods and home California Road Trip and Family GTG Days 12-13 The day was misty as we headed back up the tortuous curves of Hwy 1 to Hwy 101. This section between Fort Bragg and...

Fort Bragg and Mendocino

July 16-17, 2008 - Fort Bragg California Road Trip and Family GTG Days 10-11 It was finally time to say farewell to the family and head back to the Pacific Northwest. We wanted to return via the coast and...

Carson Pass

July 12, 2008 - Carson Pass California Road Trip and Family GTG Day 7. We had fun filled three days together with the family. Good times were had around the campfire. We also spent some time at the Buckeye...

Volcanic Eastern California

Hot Creek Springs Near Mammoth July 10, 2008 - Mammoth Lakes California California Road Trip and Family GTG Day 5. We checked out of our condo and had a couple of hours to kill before meeting our family. We...

Little Lakes Valley

Chickenfoot Lake July 9, 2008 - Mammoth Lakes California California Road Trip and Family GTG Day 4 dawned and I glanced out the window to discover the smoke from the fires north of Tahoe had drifted along the eastern...

Sky Meadow

July 8, 2008 - Mammoth Lakes California California Road Trip and Family GTG The Mammoth condo is great. It is one bedroom with a living room. It has everything we need and is very clean. We decide to go...

Drive to Mammoth Lakes

July 6 - July 8, 2008 California Road Trip and Family GTG My niece organized a family camping get together at Twin Lakes outside of Bridgeport. We decided to drive down and spend a couple of days relaxing at...

Back home

We're back from the road trip. We had a great time. The drive down went very smoothly. We stayed at The Palm Cottages in Ashland. It is a great funky mid-century motel. We loved the gardens and the funky decor....

Road Trip

It is almost time for our road trip to California. We're driving down for a family get together that I mentioned earlier. We're going to spend a few days ahead in Mammoth. I found a nice rental - Snowcreek in...

Summer vacation

We got an email a couple of weeks ago from our niece. She gave birth to her son just before Thanksgiving and emailed us with an update. She mentioned that she had convinced G's mother (her grandmother) to go on...