Thursday August 15 Leaving Crooked River camp my odometer read 4,631 trail miles completed. Followed the scenic Crooked River Road for a time and then dove into sandy, dusty narrow track. A section of OHV woopdi doos coming in succession. Powderpuff dust and red cinder surfaces Through dry pines and Newberry National Volcanic Monument. Lunch and gas in La Pine. Mexican again except Mike. His Africa Twin wanted a sandwich. A quick grocery stop and we rolled on to Crescent City. Land is looking more water nourished and fir trees. We are into the central Cascades. We end the day with gas and snacks at Dry Creek store where they come out to unlock the pumps and record the amount. A mile down the road we pitch tents at Horseshoe Bend NF CG on the N Umpqua River. “Who votes for Mexican “. Couple of these pics are Joe Martins. Unscrupulous pirated pics. River is over the bank beyond the tent.