REMINDER: Sunset/Moonrise Ride is TONIGHT, Saturday June 3rd

Hello all! Tonight is the first Sunset/Moonrise Ride of 2023! The weather is supposed to be great, sunny with a high of 77F/25C and a low of 50F/10C. But remember that when the sun goes down, the temperature drops. Plus, it's supposed to be breezy, so DON'T FORGET YOUR LAYER! Did you know that on... Continue Reading →

Another SW (and Beaverton) Ramble, 22 May 2023

Bridge over Hall Creek in A.M. Kennedy Park, Beaverton, 22 May 2023. Olympus XA/Fuji C200 I've lived in Portland for twenty-two years, and it's taken me a long time to warm up to the west side suburbs. I didn't regularly interact with them until 2005, four years in, when I had a crappy holiday phone... Continue Reading →

Pedalpalooza 2023 Events and Rides UPDATED

Hey folks. I've gone ahead and added one more event to the list of Pedalpalooza rides and events I'm doing: Another Bike Touring Workshop slated for the evening of Thursday July 6th. That's when the Societe des Rambleneurs ride was supposed to happen, now that's been bumped to Sunday July 30th. So now I'm doing... Continue Reading →

Pedalpalooza Preview 2023

Pedalpalooza is Portland's all-summer (June, July, August) festival of bike fun, where hundreds and hundreds and hundreds of individual bike rides are led by people like you and me. I've been busy working on getting all my events on the calendar. Here's what I got so far. The full line up should be finalized in... Continue Reading →

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