You’re sitting in your little fishing boat on a lake. The sky is blue, the water calm, the fish are biting and life is good. Suddenly you notice that the boat has begun to move backward, it’s picking up speed, faster and faster toward the center of the lake. You turn around and can’t believe your eyes! A giant whirlpool is opening up in the middle of the lake! In horror you watch as a huge barge is sucked into the maelstrom and your boat is heading toward the same fate.
What would you do?
There is some debate among park aficionados as to which is the most beautiful, Big Bend National Park or Big Bend Ranch State Park.
Today is the day we put the debate to rest.
Mistakes have been made.
When rushing to outrun weather it’s always a good idea to double check your reservations.
What consumes seven yards of dirt a minute, leaving only gravel behind while taking it’s pond with it?
There’s one thing I forget to mention about the Eastern side of Oregon…
It’s a always a good idea to get back on the horse that bucked you off…
That’s our motto as we drive back the way we came two nights ago.
This time we’re taking the jeep…
RV travel is not for the faint of heart.
I’m no fool, I’ve read blogs, I’ve heard the horror stories, I knew we’d have trouble eventually, I just hoped it wouldn’t be so soon…
Ah The Oregon Trail…
Where you can die of dysentery or typhoid or cholera with just the push of a button..
I have a bad habit of presuming I know what an experience will be like before I even step out the door.
I need to stop doing that…
Another day, another adventure…
Where we continue our exploration of the Columbia River Gorge…