Category Archives: State Parks

Snow and Lake Tahoe

Sometimes it is hard being a weather goddess: In spite of the weather, we were finally able to make it to Lake Tahoe which we were lucky to catch on a warm off-season day.  I was expecting a Northern California … Continue reading

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Volcano, Lava Tubes and Waterfalls

Being from NC we are more than familiar with the problem of deer on the roadways, but I have to admit that we had never seen a sign like this before. We immediately become ultra alert as we can’t imagine … Continue reading

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Tufas and Ghosts

After our grueling journey through Death Valley, we parked the RV and jumped in the pickup with Dean and Terrie for a whirlwind loop of the scenic gems of Northern California.  First up Mono Lake, an alkaline lake where tufa … Continue reading

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Valley of Fire

After 5 weeks of almost continuous vacation with so many fun and adventurous things to do, Storm and I were running out of steam.  After we left Zion, I was looking forward to a quiet stay at Valley of Fire … Continue reading

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