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Silverton, Oregon - A Great Silver Surprise in the Central Cascades!

We had two days off from our kayak tour host duties and headed to Oregon’s Silver Falls State Park – and on the way we passed through the town of Silverton, Oregon.   472 more words

Oregon

Sagamore Hill

As most people already know Sagamore Hill was the home of Theodore Roosevelt the 26th American President. I was planning to post a series of photos of the main home but unfortunately when I arrived at Sagamore Hill I learned the main house was off limits due to extensive renovations so I had to take a photo from the only angle I could get with a telephoto lens. 65 more words

Photography

Fort Snelling, Minnesota

Here we are (Mr. P and his cousins) at Historic Fort Snelling, Minnesota—a national historic landmark.

The fort is situated where the Minnesota and Mississippi Rivers come together, a place significant for centuries to the Dakota and Ojibwe in the area. 393 more words

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