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ONP – Sol Duc River and Ancient Groves

After leaving the campground and Lake Crescent, I had one more stop before heading to the coast. I had seen a spot called ancient groves along the Sol Duc river, downstream from the falls and hot springs. It didn’t really … Continue reading

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Getting to the Olympic Peninsula

Leaving Seattle I headed on a giant car ferry across the sound to Bainbridge Island and on to the north of the Olympic peninsula. The views of the Olympic mountains here were fantastic, and the metal on the boat sang … Continue reading

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Seattle Freeway Park and Starbucks Reserve

Continuing on the Washington adventure, today we go to a very famous park built atop Interstate 5 in downtown Seattle as well as the very spiffy first Starbucks Reserve store with the roasting and hipster flair everywhere. Let’s start with … Continue reading

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Road to Opals in Nevada

I took a special trip with my dad a couple years ago to mine for opals. The desert landscapes were very photogenic. We left from Winnemucca, which is definitely not a made-up town in the middle of nowhere Slightly cloudy … Continue reading

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