Trips and activities in 2016


Note – this schedule lists the major stops and stayovers only – not necessarily all the little towns and various sites visited along the way.

March 8 – Portland, OR (Portland Trailblazers basketball game)

March 12 — Portland, OR (Portland Winterhawks hockey game)

March 19Silver Falls State Park (Oregon)

March 26 — Cape Perpetua Scenic Area (Oregon)

March 27 — Mary’s Peak (Oregon)

April 2 — Smith Rock State Park (Terrebonne, Oregon)

April 3 — Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm (Woodburn, Oregon)

April 7 — Oakland, CA and San Francisco, CA (Two MLB games and an NBA game in one day)

April 8 — John Muir National Historic Site and Port Chicago Naval Magazine National Memorial (Martinez/Concord, CA). San Francisco, CA (MLB game)

April 9 — Alcatraz (San Francisco), Sacramento, CA (last Sacramento Kings game at Sleep Train Arena).

April 16Fort Vancouver National Historic Site (WA), Moulton Falls Park (WA), Kelso, WA

April 17Lewis & Clark National Historic Park – Fort Clatsop (OR), Lincoln City, OR

April 30 — Victoria, British Columbia (Canada)

May 1 — Olympic National Park – Hurricane Ridge (WA) , Port Angeles, WA

May 20-21 — Drive to Vancouver, B.C.. Fly to Guam via Taiwan

May 22-29Guam

May 26Saipan, C.N.M.I.

May 29-30 — Fly to Vancouver, B.C. (via Taiwan)

May 31 – Ebey’s Landing National Historic Preserve, WA

June 5 — Florence, OR (Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area)

June 11 — Tamolitch (Blue Pool), McKenzie River Trail, OR

June 12 — Sweet Home, OR (McDowell Creek Falls)

June 18 — Redding, CA, Lassen Volcanic National Park

June 19 — Redding, CA, Whiskeytown National Recreation Area

June 25 — Portland, OR, Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument (WA)

June 26 — Florence, OR, Cape Perpetua Scenic Area (OR)

July 2-4 — Scenic Beach State Park (WA)

July 15-17 — Honeyman State Park, Florence, OR

July 22-25 — International Falls, MN (Voyageurs National Park)

July 29-31 — San Francisco, CA (Nationals vs. Giants baseball)

August 6-7 — Seattle, WA (Pikes Place Market, Klondike Gold Rush National Historic Park, Fremont)

August 12 — Fly to Chicago, Drive to Albert Lea, MN (Galena, IL; Field of Dreams (IA); Surf Ballroom – Clear Lake, IA)

August 13 — Drive to Billings, MT (Badlands National Park (SD), Wall Drug (Wall, SD), Belle Fourche, SD.

August 14 — Billings, MT

August 20-21 — Diamond Lake State Park (OR), Crater Lake National Park (OR)

August 27 — Oneonta Creek Falls (OR), Cascade Locks, OR

Sept 2-3Barrow, AK; Anchorage AK

Sept 3-5 — Anchorage, AK, Seward, AK, Kenai Fjords National Park (AK)

Sept. 10 — Florence, OR

Oct. 6-9 — Adak, AK