Saturday 3-14-20 Yuma to La Quinta Lake Cahuilla

Mostly sunny today. Overnight low in Yuma was 53F and the high in Laquinta this afternoon was 70F.

We got up early. Cathy went to the Clubhouse for a shower. Had the usual breakfast and got things inside the motorhome ready to go. Put the hitch on the Equinox. Pulled in the slides and raised the Jack’s. We were ready to go right at 10:00AM the time we planned on leaving

Had to stop by the office to pay the electric bill.

Headed out on 3E. Stopped at Love’s to fill before California

$2.499/gal

Headed west on I-8. At El Centro headed north on CA-111. At Brawley got on CA-78 & CA-86. Went through Border Patrol check where CA-78 heads west to Julian.

Went through Salton City which has grown quite a bit.

Got to Lake Cahuilla at 2:00PM.

Got set up in site 26

Took Joy for a walk through the Dry Camping Area and along lake.

At 5:00PM we headed to ALDI and Trader Joe’s.

Stopped first at ALDI

It was closed. New hours to allow them to get restocked

Went to Trader Joe’s across the street

They were open. Bought a few things including 5 Cheese Greek Spiral. They have Charles Shaw wine for $1.99.

Got back to motorhome and baked the 5 Cheese Greek Spiral in the convection oven

Had the Greek Spiral and lettuce salad for dinner

Watched Fox News

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