Memaloose Part 2

Since we purchased the larger trailer, we’ve become much better planners and have been reserving favorite camping sites ahead of time. …

Dalles Mountain Ranch Hike

Memaloose State Park in the Columbia River Gorge is a favorite of ours in the spring for many reasons. First, …

Silver Falls State Park

Silver Falls State Park is a real gem among the parks in our state! If you haven’t been before, this place …

A Winter Adventure

A winter adventure – quite by accident! We had a little cold spell here in Portland, but the sky was …

Return to Silver Falls

A great start to our Thanksgiving vacation this year! Sun was in the forecast this weekend so we made a …

OSU Dad’s Weekend 2105

We almost chickened out. We’d planned on camping in a little county park near Corvallis for Dad’s Weekend at OSU…but …

Continuing through Canada

I’m moving ahead out of order here, as I want to finish up a few last memories with our Bambi. …

Allingham

My favorite part of Oregon!!!  Allingham has some beautiful sites, but they’re first come first serve and they’re hard to get! We …

Suttle Lake – A smokey caldera!

The driest summer in Oregon history means lots of wildfires, making it almost impossible to find a place in the northwest where …

McNeil Campground, Mt. Hood

A quick weekend trip close to home…with a generator this time, just in case. You read mixed reviews of this …

Nottingham!

Nottingham is lovely! Tied as one of my two favorite campgrounds on Mt. Hood! No reservations and no water typically …

The Road To Jasper

In the next week, I hope to finish my blog posts on our Bambi travels – I still have a bit of …