Seizing the Serendipity in Prospect, Oregon
posted May 12, 2023 by Holly Hayes
As we drove out of Crater Lake National Park on a recent Saturday afternoon, it occurred to me that we may not have quite enough fuel to make it back to our rural Airbnb almost two hours away. (I'm not the greatest of planner-aheaders....
A Sunny, Snowy Spring Day at Crater Lake
posted May 11, 2023 by Holly Hayes
To take advantage of a ridiculously sunny and warm spring weekend, Roland and I took a weekend trip to Crater Lake, with some great stops along the way. After some debate and studying of webcams, we chose to take my little car instead...
Historic Sites of the Southern Oregon Coast
posted July 1, 2022 by Holly Hayes
For my birthday this year, I planned a weekend getaway to the southern Oregon coast. I haven't visited this area in decades, so was hoping to discover lots of historic sites, lighthouses, and beautiful beaches. I was not disappointed!...
Road Trip Day 2: Oregon to Salt Lake City, Utah
posted August 18, 2021 by Holly Hayes
Day 2 was our longest driving day of the trip, with about 8 hours on the road. That is definitely not my jam... but since there wasn't too much to see between Oregon and Salt Lake City, it seemed worth it to get some mileage under our...
Road Trip Day 1: Salem to Burns, Oregon
posted August 13, 2021 by Holly Hayes
The first day of our road trip from (Oregon) to (Colorado) was a nice and easy (and familiar) one - we drove to , which is about 4.5 hours southeast of Salem. This enabled us to stop for a short hike in Sisters, a quaint and touristy t...