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Biking to Point Reyes Lighthouse at Point Reyes National Seashore

We did just a short ride, 8.5 miles each way, from Point Reyes Beach North to the Point Reyes Lighthouse. But along the round trip we made 2,400 feet of elevation gain, with slow pedaling uphill. Thank goodness for an … Continue reading

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From a very deep hole to very tall trees October 28 to 30 (Days 57 to 59)

Another day, another national park. (But nothing ho-hum about it.) Here we are at Crater Lake in Oregon. Snow and volcanoes don’t seem to go together, but this park┬áhas both. There are more than 40 volcanic cones here! The one … Continue reading

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Elk-rick Woods at the Banff Springs Golf Course – October 11

We watched some interesting action at the Banff Springs Golf Course, one of the world’s best┬ácourses in one of the world’s most beautiful settings. (Any similarity to the great golfer, Eldrick Woods, aka Tiger, is totally unintentional.)

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More Yellowstone, more wildlife – October 7 (Day 36)

Day 2 of Yellowstone and we have a bit of a traffic jam. Not only are cars stopping on both sides of the road to allow wildlife photography, but the animals oblige by stepping right up to the roadside to … Continue reading

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Yellowstone, October 5, Day 34

Wyoming is like one giant national park. No sooner do you leave the Tetons going north than you land in Yellowstone, America’s very first (and some would say best) national park, established in 1872. This is where we expected to … Continue reading

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