New Mid-Summer Waterfalling Adventures with the Parents Itinerary – July 10, 2016 to July 16, 2016

This was one of those trips that served dual purposes. Since I went alone with my parents, they got to see parts of Northern California and Southern Oregon that they had never seen before (or at least not in the way that Julie and I have done in the past, which mostly involved hiking to waterfalls)….

“Bringing Up To Snuff” (Northern California and Southern Oregon – July 10, 2016 to July 16, 2016)

Of course, when Mom saw the closure sign, she called out to me and wondered if it was wise to do this, which further raised some doubts as to whether my confidence in the park being…

Oregon and Southern Washington Summer Follow-up Itinerary – August 19, 2009 to August 23, 2009

This itinerary was a follow-up to the Oregon trip that we had done about 5-6 months prior. Back then, Mother Nature threw a wrench into our plans with snow in the mountains. So we had to make last-minute cancellations and retreat to the coast…

“Overcome By Events” (Oregon – August 19, 2009 to August 22, 2009)

But when his wife came over, she said, “You should’ve seen him. He was pouting all trip long because his tripod was too big to fit in a carry-on and I wouldn’t let him bring it…”