Day 21—Coos Bay, OR to Humboldt, CA

  Waking up in Coos Bay, Oregon…

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Gluten free pancakes at Pancake Mill – yum!!

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Checking out Mingus Park…

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Driving down the Oregon coast…

Taking a hike from a random trailhead…

Made it back to California!


Redwood Gate to the Golden State!

One of our favorite parks…

Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park…

Driving to Albee Creek Campground…

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Day 13—Lake Louise

Arriving early, to start the Plain of Six Glaciers hike…

Victoria Glacier…

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Plain of Six Glaciers Tea House!

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Avalanche!

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Walking toward the Lake Agnes tea house…

Made it to 1200 ft above Lake Louise (7000 ft elev), to the oldest tea house in Canada!

Gluten-free brownie…!

Mirror Lake and Big Beehive!

OMG imperial units in Canada!

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Descending back down to the Chateau Lake Louise…

Icelandic poppies…

Enjoying a dinner with a view…

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Lake Moraine at dusk…

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Driving back to camp at Johnston Canyon…

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Day 3—Crater Lake

Absolutely beautiful!  No filter!

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Annie Creek Canyon trail…

Driving the Rim…

Hanging out at Cleetwood Cove…

 

On a boat!  Learning about the caldera and its lake…

Devil’s backbone…

Pumice Castle…

My favorite: the Old Man of the Lake

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Stanford Campus

First day of my new job, and I’m exploring campus with new eyes!!

Old historic columns…
Kissick Grove (Schwab – Graduate School of Business)

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The blue courtyard…

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The claw fountain (White Plaza)…

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Gay Liberation sculpture by George Segal…

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10am clouds by Kite Hill… unreal.

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Road Trip Day 1!!—Big Sur

The rest of the day was pretty overcast, but I HAD to share these photos!
These are unedited photo images – look at that blue!!

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Photos from the rest of the day, visiting Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park (Big Sur).  Have I mentioned I love California…?

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California coast foliage and California coast sedimentary rock.
Can you spot the lizard?

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Rock formations…

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McWay Creek and McWay Falls…

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