Multnomah County will reopen the upper section of Larch Mountain Road on Tuesday, May 27th at 2 pm. Larch Mountain Road is the highest road in Multnomah County’s jurisdiction, reaching an altitude of 4,055 feet. Each winter, the county closes public access to recreation areas off upper Larch Mountain Road by closing a snow gate…… Continue reading Larch Mountain Opens Again
What seems to separate randonneurs from bike-path cruisers is as much mental fortitude as physical stamina. It’s a whole different spirit, The kind of people who do these kinds of things are always in a good mood.
The Portland area has lots of great places to ride. These maps help you to find the roads most suitable for your riding style & preferences.
I just found the website Icebike and I am reminded that others bike through worse winters than I do. I think I like the “Why” page the best of all. In any event, I don’t ride much on the ice, but a lot in the cold and a lot in the rain and after so…… Continue reading Winter Cycling & Icebike
This summer I haven’t posted as I was out riding across the TransAmerica, TransAm, #acatransam!
My iPhone shakeout continues to prepare for my cross country TransAm ride later this year. I was able to upload a waypoint to TrackMyTour.com. And this morning, on Danielle’s advice, I did download MS Windows Live Photo Gallery and stitched together my first panorama. I am learning to overlap all the images as it was…… Continue reading Sauvie Island Ride and iPhone Shakeout