Repost: Welcome to Twin Peaks

This post was originally published in July of 2013, when my friends and I set off to several film locations from the show, Twin Peaks. We happened to plan this little excursion on the same weekend as the annual “Twin Peaks Fest,” and a sign welcoming us to Twin Peaks was conveniently set out.

In light of this week’s news that Twin Peaks will get a 3rd season, belated only by 25 years, I thought this was an appropriate time to repost this. Enjoy!




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