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Old 08-04-2012, 11:28 PM   #1
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Redding CA, to Bend OR, to Spokane WA

ANything to be concerned of here in truck and 37ft 5th wheel? or should I drive 120 extra miles through Portland on the Interstate?

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Old 08-05-2012, 09:54 AM   #2
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US97 is a fine road to take from I-5 to Bend. Going north from there just stay on 97 to I-84/82 and then pick up US395 to I-90. It's all pretty easy driving; eastern WA has lots of rolling hills and ups and downs, but nothing to be concerned about.

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I've traveled that route and agree with Sandie & Joel.
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Old 08-06-2012, 10:04 PM   #4
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You do not want to take I-5, it would have 4 very long and steep climbs. Take US 97 from Weed, CA to Bend, OR to I-84 and then east to US 395. I would never drive the south half of I-5 if I did not have to. You can stay on the by-pass of Bend and miss most of the stop lights and still get fuel on the North end a Space-Age.
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Old 08-12-2012, 07:06 AM   #5
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Thanks guys it was a easy drive
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