The last weekend of July we spent Saturday and Sunday in Astoria and Cannon Beach. Checking out the towns and two of the state parks next to each. We watched whales outside of Astoria as we were heading to Cape Disappointment, I was mesmerized by Astoria itself. It creates a story in itself, the barges, … Continue reading Astoria and Cape Disappointment….
A city that has towers of rocks, it's floors dirt with small creeks, your shops nestled within trees..... imagine a city you can climb, hike and blouder through... a city that creates imagination.... For an early summer weekend trip Jordan I headed out to City of Rocks National Preserve. It's a two hour drive … Continue reading City of Rocks- Idaho
We are here! Portland that is. It was a very quick move, Jordan's boss called him at the end of June, discussions were had and within a short three weeks we packed it all up and moved to Portland, Oregon. We have been out here for a little over a week and there has been … Continue reading Portland!
A few weeks ago I was asked when I felt most confident. I couldn't really give an answer at the time, though today it dawned on me as I was riding down Akeny and turning left to head to Stark where a local coffee shop that I like sits. With my right arm stretched out … Continue reading Biking and Confidence
For a Sunday day trip we planned a trip up to Minnatonka Cave in Idaho. It's right on the border of Utah and Idaho with Garden City Utah only 20 minutes away. The cave tours are run and maintained by the Cache National Forest Services. We planned it to leave early enough in … Continue reading Minnetonka Cave & Bear Lake
Ogden is entering its third year for the Twilight Series. Last year, I went to the concerts every Thursday night and I am working on doing just that again this year. What a great way to spend a warm June evening! Basking in the sun with a cold beer. Last week was my big … Continue reading Ogden Twilight Series
For our second day down in Southern Utah we went into Canyonlands to explore and hike. Saturday night after pizza and ice cream we tried driving around seeing if we could find ourselves and empty campsite..... since we didn't find one close enough we parked just a little outside the park at a pullout and … Continue reading Canyonlands-Island in the Sky