The World On My Doorstep

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The Salmon River

on October 17, 2013

postcards_4Perhaps one of my all-time favourite US cards, this one comes from Lenny in Idaho, showing some of the spectacular scenery in the state. Here, the Salmon river winds through a canyon on its way to meet the Snake river before it hits the Pacific. This view is just stunning, what I wouldn’t give to live somewhere like this! Lenny tells me the river is also known as The River of No Return. Fascinating!


One response to “The Salmon River

  1. Very cool. The Snake River is a tributary of the Columbia River which passes through Portland before emptying into the Pacific at Astoria (I’ll be there this weekend).

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