Trips and activities in 2018

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

January 5-7 – Washington, DC

January 13 – Florence, Oregon

February 3 – Winston, Oregon (Wildlife Safari)

March 1-2 – Drive to Los Angeles (via coastal route, overnight in Fort Bragg, CA)

March 4 – Melbourne, Australia

March 5Tasmania (Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens)

March 6Freycinet National Park/Wineglass Bay (Tasmania)

March 7Port Arthur, Tasmania

March 8 – Brighton Beach (near Melbourne); Phillip Island, Victoria

March 9 – Great Ocean Road, Victoria

March 10 – Great Ocean Road Pt. II

March 11 – Fly to Los Angeles, Drive to Sacramento

March 12 – Sacramento to Eugene

April 21 – Oakridge, OR

April 22 – Bandon, OR

April 27-30 – Washington, DC and Gettysburg, PA

May 4-6 – Schwarz Park/Doreena Lake, OR

May 9-13 – Minneapolis, MN

May 25-28 – North Cascades National Park (Ross Lake N.R.A.), WA; Conconully State Park (WA); Osoyoos, B.C. (Can); Coulee Dam (Lake Roosevelt N.R.A.), WA

June 13 – New York City, NY

June 14-18Kaliningrad, Russia (2018 World Cup Nigeria vs. Croatia); Zelenogradsk, Russia

June 18-19 – New York City, NY

June 23 – Big Lake Campground, Santiam Pass, OR

June 29-July 1 – Cove Palisades State Park, OR; John Day Fossil Beds National Monument (Painted Hills, Sheep Rock, Clarno units)

July 4 – McKenzie Pass-Santiam Pass National Scenic Byway (OR), Dee Wright Observatory; Sisters, OR

July 13-15 – Everett, WA; Friday Harbor, WA; San Juan Island National Historical Park (WA); Boeing Everett Factory (WA)

June 21-25 – International Falls, MN; Fort Frances, ON

June 27-29 – La Grande, OR; Joseph, OR; Wallowa Lake State Park (OR); Lewiston, ID; Nez Perce National Historical Park (ID); Palouse Falls State Park (WA); Whitman Mission National Historic Site (WA); Hat Rock State Park (OR); Beacon Rock State Park (WA)

August 4 – Mount Hood (OR); Timberline Lodge (OR); Maryhill Stonehenge (WA); Yakima, WA

August 5 – Mount Rainier National Park (WA)

August 11 – Junction City (OR) – Scandinavian Festival

August 17-19 – Cape Lookout State Park (OR); Pacific City, OR; Tillamook, OR

August 30-September 3Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada; Haines Junction/Kluane NP (YT); Carcross, YT; Skagway, Alaska

September 7-10 – Billings, MT

September 26 – Salem, OR

October 13 – Florence, OR

October 20 – Waldport, OR

October 27 – Calgary, AB, Canada

November 10-17 – Kailua-Kona, HI (Big Island)

December 23-29 – International Falls, MN; Emo, Ontario; Fort Frances, Ontario

December 29-30 — Minneapolis, MN