Fall in the City

IMG_20141107_130951.jpgThe fall leaves are gone now, however, it was a beautiful autumn in Spokane. This is an overview of our downtown park and the clock tower.

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Autumn in Spokane

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Our beautiful fall cannot go by without another colorful picture of our trees. We are blessed with great beauty!

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Shopping Downtown

IMG_20140827_135236.jpgRiverpark Square is a busy, busy shopping mall in the heart of downtown Spokane. Major tenants like Macy’s and Nordstrom are accompanied by many, smaller franchise and independent stores. An eating area features quick food and fine dining. This picture is on the north side of the mall, facing the park. Rock City Grill has outside patio dining that is popular with patrons who are loving our beautiful weather!

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Labor Day Weekend 2014

IMG_20140831_145816.jpgPig Out in the Park certainly attracted a crowd. The Big Red Wagon is always a hit. This picture was taken looking North from the wagon….notice the strategic placement of the sno-cone booth!

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Mobius

IMG_20140827_135653.jpgA great feature at Riverfront is the Children’s Museum, Mobius. There is a wonderful variety of things to do, explorations into how things work.

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Pig Out in the Park

IMG_20140827_134854.jpgThe Labor Day weekend brings celebrations to Riverfront Park. It’s called “Pig Out in the Park”. Looks to me like the festivities are beginning!

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Art at Riverpark Square

IMG_20140827_140121.jpg Riverpark Square offers a variety of shopping opportunities. These beautiful pieces are in an art gallery on the second floor–close to Macy’s.

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Schweitzer Mountain View

IMG_20140817_160144.jpgThis is the southern view from Schweitzer Mountain. In the distance we could see Pend Oreille Lake.

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Schweitzer Mountain

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Schweitzer Mountain Resort is a ski resort in the western United States in northern Idaho, 11 miles (18 km) northwest of Sandpoint. Located in Bonner County in the Selkirk Mountains, it overlooks Lake Pend Oreille to the southeast with views of the Bitterroot and Cabinet mountain ranges. The ski area is approximately 45 miles (72 km) south of the Canadian border.

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Visit to Sandpoint

IMG_20140817_135015.jpgThis is the view from a shopping mall at Sandpoint. Nestled between three mountain ranges on magnificent Lake Pend Oreille, with a wide variety of outdoor recreation plus arts and cultural events happening weekly, Sandpoint is amazing. And only a couple of hours drive from Spokane!

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