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July 2nd 2010
Published: July 5th 2010
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Campsite Fruitland, ID
Friday July 2nd
Daily Information

High temp73
Low temp: 56

Campground Elevation: 2168 above sea level
Highest Elevation: 4,164 above sea level
Lowest Elevation: 2,168 above sea level

Traveled 219 miles

Departed 9:45 MDT Weather wonderful, cool today, low humidity.


What a view to wake up to, mountains in the distance and the Snake River a few feet away

More Wind Turbine Mills

Followed the Snake River and the Oregon Trail to our next campsite

Boise, ID at 12:55 MDT

Incredible Headwind really did MPG in, 13 yesterday and 8.5 today (30 gusts to 40)

Arrived at Neat Retreat 1:55 MDT

Grilled ham red beans and rice and applesauce hummmmm

Beautiful Park again lots of trees

Tomorrow we cross the Snake River again to Oregon and PDT


5th July 2010

Wind Turbines
Hi, Something of interest maybe. I just read that the Chinese bought a big land mass in Nevada and put up wind turbines. It of course allows for some workers here, but all the profit will go to China.. Nothin is what it appears to be. The campsites seem all very beautiful. Carry on.

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