|The answer to the last clue is the state of Oregon. What beautiful country although it rained all the way through the state and is pretty cold for the southern part. There was even snow falling over the Siskiyou mountain pass. This morning the temperature was down to 29 degrees. The big river we crossed was the Columbia and the biggest city in Oregon is Portland. The capital is Salem, the deepest lake in the U.S. is called "Crater Lake," which is 1932 ft deep and is one of the bluest lakes in the world. The tall mountain is Mt. Hood which is also a volcano. We hope you guessed all the right answers!