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Exploring the Alabama Hills (Lone Pine, California)

I love the stretch of US 395 in California from Topaz Lake (no, from Walker Burger) to Death Valley.  In May, Matt and I, along with our friends, Brian and Thea, drove the familiar stretch of highway along the eastern slope of the Sierra Nevada mountain range to Lone Pine. 585 more words


An Ode to the Roadside Diner

One thing must be assumed when stopping into a roadside diner for a meal. It’s usually about one of two things — the uniquely American experience, or the convenience. 751 more words

Eating Out

US 395 Eastern Sierra Museum ... Mary Austin

If you’re ever driving along US 395, stop in and check out the small museum in Independence that provides a wonderful history lesson on the area.   61 more words


California Dreamin' on a Winter's Day

As winter is in full swing here in the Northwest, I am in a California Dreamin’ kind of mood and remembering a special trip taken to the lesser known east side of the Golden State (at least to me) a few years ago. 750 more words

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