We took a $4.00 a gallon drive yesterday – not too far from our home –
This is Rainbow Ridge – in Lakehead. (Lake Shasta) I didn\’t get a photo of how low the water is at Lake Shasta. Upset me. It looks like a Moonscape.
We found this strange little spot off the side of the road – Rainbow Ridge.
I wish I knew the whole story about the \”Legend.\” All the postings were bleached out – The Delta and Hirtz fires went through this area a couple of years ago.
There\’s a mine and then a picnic table –
Came to Dog Creek Bridge. So quiet.
We decided to turn back around –
this is a major burn area that has not yet recovered.
We didn\’t attend the Rodeo on Friday – I gave our tickets to Navy and his wife. He sent me this photo. He said they had fun – it was both a first for them! I have never been to a rodeo either but have promised the husband I will go with him next year.
We had dry lightning on Friday night – scary for us. So far no fire has been reported however in the dense forests, it sometimes smolders for a few days before it erupts into a huge forest fire. There were many spotter planes and helicopters out, scoping the mountains. We did get some minor drizzle…