Summer 2018, Day 37

We discovered this place by accident on our Summer 2017 trip on Day 10.  Now that we have motorcycles, this should be a lot more fun:

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We had a great time exploring the 2,000 acres of grasslands:

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We saw a cave in the distance so we walked over to take a look:

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Here’s a video of our rides:

Trish and I walked over to the edge of the OHV area to visit these horses:

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The horses came over to see us:

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B did some drawing today:

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We will be moving on tomorrow.

Summer 2018, Day 34

We had a quiet night dispersed camping out here in the St. Anthony Dunes.  The cellular signal here is poor, but up on the roof it’s better:

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I bought a fan in Walmart and modified it to replace the broken refrigerator fan:

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Our “campsite”:

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We drove north, passing several wildfires along the way:

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We continued north to spend Shabbos in Bozeman, Montana.  See the alternating yellow line on the trip map for today’s drive.

Summer 2018, Day 33

Our first stop of the day was City of Rocks National Reserve:

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In the 1840s, travellers on the California Trail signed their names on these rocks in axle grease:

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A cute campsite:

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We hiked around Bath Rock:

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I hiked from Bath Rock to Parking Lot Rock:

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We drove to Twin Sisters:

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We continued north to overnight on the northern edge of the St. Anthony Dunes:

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Not a bad spot:

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After dark, I assembled the telescope and we did some astronomy.

See the alternating yellow line on the trip map for today’s drive.

Summer 2018, Day 32

I went out on a PPG flight this morning.  Flight #123:

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This video has yesterday’s flights as well as today’s flight:

There were plenty of mantises around:

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We secured the motorcycles and PPG and drove north, the Steens Range on our left:

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Onward to Idaho:

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We’re overnighting at the Walmart of Burley, Idaho.  The refrigerator fan is making a good bit of noise, so I pulled it out to replace it:

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We fired up the air conditioners, it’s hot here!

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See the alternating yellow line on the trip map for today’s drive.