Category Archives: Oregon Desert

Chronicles 23: Delving the Oregon Coast, Oregon Desert, and Willamette Valley

February 2016: Sunday, 14 February 2016: Headed off into the field (BZ Corner/White Salmon, Washington – Bend, Oregon) Monday, 15 February 2016: Getting Ready for the Field (Bend, Oregon) Tuesday, 16 February 2016: Tumelo State Park (Bend, Oregon) Wednesday, 17 February 2016: 2nd Surrender (Bend, Oregon) Thursday, 18 February 2016: Brothers (Bend, Oregon) Friday, 19 […]

04.25.16: Last day of survey

Monday, 25 April 2016Klamath Falls, Oregon This time the Prince and Lady Etain awoke with Sir THomas, coming down to the breakfast buffet to have breakfast with Sir Thomas. Sir Thomas had his usual grub and waved farewell. He climbed into the work truck with the crew and headed off to the survey area of […]

04.24.16 Surveying Bryant Mountain

Sunday, 24 April 2016Klamath Falls, Oregon Sir Thomas was up at the crack of dawn, left his fellow adventurers so he could go to work, them to play, and met with the archaeological survey crew down at the breakfast buffet. Morning ritual at best, he was getting tired of scrambled eggs, waffles, sausage, biscuits and […]

04.23.16 surveys and groceries

Saturday, 23 April 2016Klamath Falls, Oregon The usual ritual continued of Sir Thomas being quiet as he left the motel room leaving the Prince and Lady Etain sleeping soundly, his usual meeting with the archaeological survey crew at the breakfast buffet, and the redundant breakfast of scrambled eggs, hashbrowns, sausage, biscuits and gravy washed down […]

04.22.16 The Princes’ friday

Friday, 22 April 2016Klamath Falls-Bonanza, Oregon Sir Thomas achieved his usual morning ritual of slipping out of the hotel room so Lady Etain and the Prince wouldn’t wake. It was pretty important as the Prince would freak out if “Daddy” left. Sir Thomas went to meet up with the crew in the breakfast buffet at […]

04.21.16 Surveying the scrublands

Thursday, 21 April 2016Klamath Falls-Bonanza, Oregon Early to rise at the Days Inn located at Klamath Falls, Sir Thomas crept out of the hotel room hoping not to awake Lady Etain and the Prince letting them sleep. Lady Etain made Sir Thomas a sack lunch which he was forever grateful for. He went and met […]

04.20.16: Back to Survey

Wednesday, 20 April 2016Klamath Falls-Bonanza, Oregon Early to rise at the Days Inn, Sir Thomas crept out of the hotel room not to awake Lady Etain and the Prince who were sound asleep. He went down to the breakfast buffet to meet up with the crew and have some grub. They climbed into the cars […]

04.19.16: Replenishing at Tub Springs

Tuesday, 19 April 2016Eugene – Canyonville – Ashland – Klamath Falls, Oregon As the explorers awoke in Springfield/Eugene at the Motel 6, they made cereal for breakfast and headed back on the road. They stopped by Flappin Flags for re-surplus and were back on the road south. As the explorers headed south, they stopped for […]

02.18.16: Brothers, Oregon

Thursday, 18 February 2016Brothers, Oregon As the crew got up and did the breakfast bar at the hotel, they coordinated plans. Snow was on the horizon as well as shady weather. They all piled into the field trucks and headed off to the survey area near Brothers, Oregon. As they arrived to the survey area, […]

02.17.16: 2nd Surrender

Wednesday, 17 February 2016Bend, Oregon The survey crew went out to 2nd Surrender finding snow fall causing issues with the survey so a short day was had. Sir Thomas LEaf returned to the hotel to pick up Lady Etain and Prince Cian to go for a late lunch. Big Mac and chicken nuggets satiated their […]