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Aug 21, 2012 - Oakland, Oregon

I departed the I-5 rest stop at 05:40AM. I was going up a small grade when the RV suddenly quit again. There I sat on I-5 in the truck lane in the early morning darkness with my flashers going hoping I would not get rear-ended. I waited a few minutes, started the RV and was able to make it to the top of the grade where a sign said Exit 136 to Sutherlin, Oregon was just ahead. I made it to the exit and to my left I was able to see a large dirt parking area. When I turned left the RV died again. After a few minutes I restarted and pulled into...

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Dec 26, 2007 - Rice Hill RV Park

We woke up this morning to rain and ended up getting pretty well soaked finishing our outdoor tasks including getting the propane topped off and the car hooked up to the RV. But hey, we're underway! Getting on the road about 8:45am we drove in heavy rain through Everett. Nearing Seattle, the rain stopped and the sun peaked out for a short while. We saw hillside snow and roadside ice/slush (see pictures) just past Olympia, Wa. The 400 mile drive south was a mix of rain and clouds but nothing uncomfortable. Traffic was reasonably light until...

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