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Your favorite vacation places for late summer or early fall…?

Families and empty-nesters are into the prime vacation season; with months of wonderful weather to come! I am seeking your favorite vacation places in Northern California, southern Oregon or Nevada – anywhere within about a 5-6 hour drive or short flight from Stockton and San Joaquin County. Send me a short description of your best-loved […]

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Lassen Volcanic National Park; land of fire and ice!

  Lake Helen on Memorial Day Weekend remains frozen solid at 8,000 feet, on the road through Lassen Park; that is Mt. Lassen rising majestically behind the lake. The Sulpher Works, near Lassen’s southwest entrance, was a privately owned sulfer producer and tourist spa until the1950s; today if offers burbling mud pots and hot springs, […]

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Yellowstone National Park: Old Faithful, hundreds of thermal features, stunning mountains make this year your time to visit America’s oldest national park!

A large herd of bison are framed by the Grand Teton range, just south of Yellowstone Park last summer. Deep blue hot spring on Firehole Lake Drive offers wonderous viewing for young and old; it is right off the roadway! Boardwalk around thermal features at Firehole Lake Drive offers easy and handicapped access. Quake Lake, […]

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Travels with…”Scotty”; seeing the USA with a small teardrop trailer in tow!

Our ’58 Scotty Junior, equipped with bike carrier/bikes, in Harper’s Ferry, W. VA Our ’58 repro Scotty Junior, with builder Tom Scott at right. We purchased this trailer in West Virginia in summer, 2013, towed it on to Gettysburg, PA, then on to Long Island, NY, then back to CA! Our ’64 Serro Scotty Sportsman; this […]

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