Hiking the Eastern Sierras – Bishop, CA

Continuing our drive south on Hwy 395, we quickly descended from 7,654′ at June Lake to 4,150′ at the scenic small town of Bishop.  Here the cottonwoods, willows and aspens painted the valleys, mountainsides and meadows in gold!  For us, autumn is the best time to visit, but the area wilderness adventures are gorgeous year-round.  And thanks to John Muir, […]

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Southern passage through Oregon on I-5

Our next stop heading south was Wilsonville, Oregon, the halfway point between Portland and Salem.  Steve was due for his quarterly doctor visit in Tucson, AZ and months ago he had chosen Portland as his getaway airport.  It was an uneventful rainy day while he was away, but a very happy day upon his return when he told me his […]

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