NOTE: Blog Housekeeping! This post for a ramble I did on August 20, 2014 has sat in my Drafts folder for almost five years! Guess I wanted to add more. But I feel that this one is a pretty good one as is, so it should see the light of day. Also, there's a few… Continue reading From 2014: Rambling ’round the margins in Cathedral Park
Another decent fall day in Portland, a day I had off. What to do? Well, I have been wanting to ride the eleven miles of unpaved that is Leif Erickson Drive through Forest Park for quite some time. Not only would there be some fall color, but I have not yet ridden the Bantam Rambleneur… Continue reading Coffeeeuring 2015, Ride 5B, Wed 4 Nov: Where I introduce my Bantam Rambleneur to Forest Park.
I had to work this Memorial Day Monday, as do I every Monday, but hey, I get holiday pay! And it was an interesting day at the hostel: We saw two German cyclotourists depart for Astoria. They had ridden up from San Francisco, partially on the coast (yes, yes, the wrong way), and partially via… Continue reading A Memorial Day Ramble
With 2015 as the year of being Less Lame, January was a good start. I made sure I had some sort of "adventure" on at least one of my days off. So this meant a ride, walk, and even a camping trip for every week in January. I decided to finish off the month with… Continue reading Walking to St Johns via Lombard St: The Wednesday Ramble, 28 Jan 2015