what i did on my summer vacation

everyone kept telling me before i started; “take lots of pictures of oregon…. it is so pretty and green!” well, i did not get lots of pictures of oregon. like everything else on my journey, the image of the green strip of west oregon is burned into my memory. but green is not what i think of when i think of oregon. oregon, to me, will always be the great sandy desert. 130 miles, from Read more…

coastal range

september 12 day 126 26 miles  total 3,289 17 remaining  i climbed a good sized hill to start the day and sort of thought that was it. coastal range behind me and now down to the pacific. negatory good buddy. the coastal range extends for miles  and goes over multiple summits. i didn’t move all that fast but it was a really nice day. with all the green and the hills and creeks it felt Read more…