Tag Archives: Cascades

September 16, 2016 – Suttle Lake Loop and US 20, OR to Sam and Kelly’s house, Silverton, OR

I found myself wide awake and deep in thought around 3 AM. It’s starting to hit me that the trip is almost over and I’ll be getting back to city living. There are many pros and cons with this, the … Continue reading

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September 15, 2016 – Buck Creek Road and US 20, OR to Suttle Lake Loop and US 20, OR

There were a couple of times during the night that I was woken by a bunch of coyotes howling at the moon. This was a pretty awesome experience and unfortunately I wasn’t quick enough to record it on my phone. … Continue reading

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August 15, 2016 – Milepost 232 on US 97, OR to Black Butte Dr, Weed, CA

During the night a couple of trucks pulled into my area and continued on down the dirt road to wherever it leads. Other than that it was a pretty peaceful sleep. I suppose it helped being as tired as I … Continue reading

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August 14, 2016 – Juniper Glen. Tumalo, OR to Milepost 232 on US 97, OR

I woke up a couple of times during the night because I was too warm and then woke up at about 9:30 to go to the bathroom. No one else in the house was up and moving yet, so I … Continue reading

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August 13, 2016 – SW Highland Ln, Madras, OR to Juniper Glen, Tumalo, OR

Slept pretty great and was wide awake by 6. The sun was coming up and shining into my tent giving some extra warmth, not that it was needed as I didn’t even get into my sleeping bag last night. I … Continue reading

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August 12, 2016 – Laurie’s house, Portland, OR to SW Highland LN, Madras, OR

After about two weeks off of the bike I was definitely anxious to get back on and start heading south. I enjoyed my time off in Portland, Denver, and Indianapolis. Hanging with friends and family as much as possible. I … Continue reading

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June 17, 2015 Hampton, OR to Juntura, OR

I woke up many times during the night due to a passing vehicle or semi every so often. I probably only got 2 or 3 hours of sleep because the roosters started crowing at 4:15. I dozed back off a … Continue reading

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June 16, 2015 OR SR 22 between mileposts 59 and 60 to Hampton, OR

My work schedule as of late has been early shifts, so my body just naturally wakes up in the wee hours of the morning. Today was no exception. I stirred a couple of times during the night due to some … Continue reading

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McKenzie Pass Bike Ride

Day 3 of the ol’ Blogging 101 challenge.  There are a number of reasons that I decided to start a blog, but the first thing that I wanted to talk about was this incredible bike ride in Central Oregon going … Continue reading

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