Posts by Chris

Three Days in Oregon – PART 3

Read Part 1 | Read Part 2 Hotel Coffee & Corners Day three began with a little crappy hotel coffee and a review of today’s route. After yesterday’s ride along Hwy 34 I decided that I’d start by taking that ten mile detour just to ride that phenomenal section once again since I’m down here.…

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Three Days in Oregon – PART 2

Read Part 1 here Eugene to Corvallis Up early, I grabbed some coffee and did some work (the beauty of being a web designer) that had arrived in my inbox. Hearing the V-Twin start up amidst a conversation out front I grabbed my coffee and headed to the porch because, you know, motorcycle. The Canadian…

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Three Days in Oregon – PART 1

From one trip to another. We got back home a week or so ago from our drive across country (we flew to North Carolina and drove our son’s car back home so we can sell it while he’s in Afghanistan) and I’m ready to get on my bike! I started the way I usually do…

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Before he goes – Two days with my Son

A short while ago I got to spend two days with my son during his visit out here before he heads overseas. We went down to The Dalles Oregon via some amazing scenic and also pretty twisty roads which was a ton of fun. I had the best time with him; not that is was…

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Chasing the sun in Hood River, OR

DAY 1  Tacoma, WA to Hood River, OR The weather report was two days of 80+ weather in Hood River and mid 70’s at home with rain forcast for later tomorrow….so I took off. Taking a quick break at McDonalds to check in with my email to see if any customers needed me to jump…

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April Ride to Oregon and Back – A Photo Essay

South Bend after a quick rain shower. Rose Ranch, South Bend, WA Cool, kinda creepy looking old church. Quick snack and photo break. Just north of Fort Columbia State Park. The Columbia river as it joins the Pacific. Crossing the bridge between WA and Astoria, Oregon. A row of container ships in the distance. Snack…

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