Category: National Historic Site

Fort Davis National Historic Site – North Ridge Trail To Fort Davis Overlook

Fort Davis National Historic Site – North Ridge Trail To Fort Davis Overlook

Tuesday, August 25, 2020 A connecting trail in Davis Mountains State Park, called the Fort Access Trail,  connects to the North Ridge Trail in Fort Davis National Historic Site.   The National Historic Site's trail leads to an overlook.  The above picture was taken at the Fort Davis Overlook (Also Known As Scenic Overlook 5,200 feet).  … Continue reading Fort Davis National Historic Site – North Ridge Trail To Fort Davis Overlook

Japanese Cultural Center

Saturday, January 18, 2020 Mr. Onishi, a petite kindly man, was my favorite grammar school teacher.  Our fourth grade class was unusual in that Mr. Onishi had this knack for gently gaining and holding attention.  He held our attention as easily as other teachers held chalk.  Magic, a child whisperer. In the fall of 1968, … Continue reading Japanese Cultural Center

Lewis and Clark National Historical Park

Lewis and Clark National Historical Park

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 Lewis and Clark National Historical Park is located near the mouth of the Columbia River where the Lewis and Clark Expedition wintered from December 1805 through March 1806. During their stay, the explorers documented only twelve days out of 106 where it didn't rain. It still rains frequently in this area. … Continue reading Lewis and Clark National Historical Park