Category Archives: US Travel


Moraine Lake Hike – August 2017

For her birthday, Linda planned for us to do the hike up South Sister – Oregon’s third highest mountain at 10,363′ and located roughly 30 miles west of Bend on the Cascade Lakes Highway. On […]

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Rogue River – July 2020

Several weeks before the 4th of July I missed out on a trip on the upper Deschutes River due to work obligations. Luckily, Linda was able to go and had a great time. I vowed […]

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Eastern Oregon on Motorcycles – 2016

September 17, 2016 After having successfully ridden our bikes to Victoria, BC last month we were eager to get out for another weekend trip before the weather turns cold and rainy in the Pacific North […]

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Colorado – May 2014

Sunday – May 25, 2014 It’s been a busy year and this was our first opportunity to get away. The plan was as follows: fly to Denver to visit Linda’s friends, Maira and Matt before […]

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Maui – March 2010

Linda and I met in the Salmon Creek park and ride in Vancouver, WA on a very cold Saturday in early November of 2009. Over the next few months we paddled a lot of whitewater […]

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Hawaii – January 2020

Shortly after returning from Hong Kong, Linda told me she had Hawaiian Airline miles that expired in January 2020. And being off season meant that she had enough for two round-trip tickets to several of […]

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