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Travel Blogs from Forest Grove
A bit of overcast today, perfect for riding, we started out at the Buxton Trailhead and didn't get very far before we had to stop and admire the 600-foot railroad trestle.
The plan was to ride into Banks but it became quickly evident that it was a downhill ride and that meant an uphill return . . . not good. We …
... started out mountain biking, but the trails are too difficult for me (Karen). There are places where the trail is overgrown and branches might hit the rider. Also lots of steep hills. Much more fun just hiking the trails. You could choose to ride around the lake on the pavement. It's a little over 10 miles and you also share the road with drivers. Nathan rode through the trails all the way around ...
... br> Rubi -
2. Old rocks
3. Awed (by my family)
As we move on to new experiences, I am sure that what we ...
... mind. Ended up being a great night- topped off with Julie KOing on the bus giving license to some quality photos.
Following day Myself and Julie got up and read some Dr. Seuss. The four of us went for breakfast in the Elbow Room. A diner run by these two old queens who take your order and serve everything with a side of abuse. For some reason (!) the floor server Patrick loved me and we had the craic - never outside Kilbarrack have I ...
We've got just over two weeks before we pull out and start heading down the road. A lot of things are happening as we speak. We're still sorting and packing while clearing out the things we aren't taking with us. I am still working on my contract job and that wraps up next week.
We're really ...