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Spokane River–Downtown

This is the view of the Spokane River from the patio at Ripples. (Inn at the Park). The day was warm and pleasant. Sitting on the patio was a real treat!

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Wandermere Bridge

What’s the fascination with bridges….?? For a period of time the fascination was pictures of churches, then barns, flowers–all kinds, and always children. Now there’s something interesting about bridges. Shapes, locations, style. This is taken over The Little Spokane River, … Continue reading

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A very wet Gondola ride.

Getting wet on the river! While riding the Gondola in Riverfront Park we were enjoying every aspect of the view, but had forgotten that there was one portion of the ride that took us very close to the raging water. … Continue reading

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Gondola Ride in Riverfront Park

It’s the right time to take the Gondola ride in Riverfront Park! The water is “wild”–that’s what our granddaughters called it! The view from the Gondola is extraordinary and we didn’t get TOO wet. Have fun………….it’s only one activity in … Continue reading

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Depression era history

¬†Rutter Parkway is a beautiful drive along the Spokane River. Notice the large rocks that line the roadway. My family tells the story that these were placed as guard rails during the depression years by WPA workers. This was a¬†project … Continue reading

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North Division Bridge

Division street bridge viewed from the south shore of the Spokane River. The downtown park areas are lovely–tempting everyone to take a walk even when it’s cold. Brrrr…… February 17, 2011

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