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A Tour of Our Room at Sun Mountain Lodge

Sun Mountain Lodge has 96 well-appointed guest rooms all with spectacular views, including several ADA rooms. Only a few rooms have TVs, our did not – to which my family initially found hard to comprehend, I mean seriously, how can … Continue reading

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Sun Mountain Lodge in Winthrop, Washington

Located on the eastern side of the North Cascades Highway, high above Winthrop, Washington sits Sun Mountain Lodge, a special resort that easily balances luxury, nature and family activities – all with a 360 degree breath-taking view. The Sun Mountain … Continue reading

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Horseback Riding at Sun Mountain Lodge

I had our day planned out and did not involve horseback riding. The plan was for our family to go on a hike and explore the trails and various activities around Sun Mountain Lodge the old fashioned way – on … Continue reading

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Seabrook Beach Vacation : Accessibility

Seabrook was established in 2004 and built with current ADA regulations. There are sidewalks with curb cuts on many streets, roads without sidewalks have shallow crushed shell paths, in those areas we walked on the road with no problem. The … Continue reading

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Hotel Monaco Portland Oregon

Somewhere on I-5, after we had visited the location used for the Forks High School scenes in “Twilight”, my husband asked about the hotel I had arranged for the first night of our road trip. Until this point he hadn’t … Continue reading

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Twilight Movie Road Trip : The Cullen’s House

The Cullen family in the Twilight series live in a sleek, modern home defined by glass walls and high end decor. A stark contrast to the other homes we see in Twilight’s version of Forks. I was really looking forward … Continue reading

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Twilight Movie Road Trip : Filming Locations in St. Helens, Oregon

If you thought “Twilight” was actually filmed in Forks, you’re not alone. Almost everyone that we’ve told about our “Twilight” Movie Road Trip assumed we had gone to Forks, Washington. However, the movie was actually filmed in various locations, mostly … Continue reading

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Snack Recipe for a Twilight Movie Road Trip – Wolf Chow

We just went on a Twilight movie road trip to celebrate V’s 13th birthday – 13! Where did the time go? When we put together snacks for the road trip, we decided we needed something to represent both team Jacob … Continue reading

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