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Chemeketa: My Personal Sanctuary

Allison - Lake Oswego, Oregon
Entered on May 7, 2009

As the windy road framed with mountains and valleys takes us into beautiful surroundings, I feel a sense of awakening and refreshment. Rolling the window down, I can smell the distinct, dry scent of sagebrush and pine trees that infuse the mountain-fresh air. The vegetation…