Once in the Sacramento Valley, a grid of state highways, secondary roads and gravel byways offers almost unending choices to get from point A to point B.
Other routes split walnut orchards that in summer invite the passer-by to seek the cool shade and pause for a roadside picnic.
In some places, nothing reminds us.
Glenn has a post office and little else. Same with Ord Bend although a manufacturing plant churns out something at the crossroads.