Category Archives: Weather

Two Steps Forward…

But before you give me too much shit for returning to Astoria and my sister, keep in mind that in the last two weeks keeping CHOPT on the road has cost me $600, despite excellent care, experience, and hospitality of … Continue reading

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Port Alberni

Ok, so I know that the blog has kind of fallen into disarray over the last few days – mostly due to stress on my part and concern about the rear tire.  Metal wasn’t showing through the rubber, but you … Continue reading

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The 10,000 (Part 1)

A couple of notes – this is where the “Philosphy”, I think, will kick into high gear.  My information may not be 100% correct where I’m referencing things – I’ll dig up links where I can, obviously, but please correct … Continue reading

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Tofino, BC – and Temporary “Lodging”

Well, due to the delays in getting the battery in the bike and being able to leave for Vancouver Island (among other things – I’ll get to those) I didn’t quite make it to the campgrounds that I had been … Continue reading

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Northport to Canada…not as bad as expected

Anyone that’s paying attention to the tags will see that this post has more than usual – you’d be surprised at what got “accomplished” today 😉 First things first – I managed to get a few pictures of Pops and … Continue reading

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From Spokane (the better direction) to Northport, WA

Sorry for the holdups on the posting – internet is sketchy here (they told me that AT&T is up here and had planned on using my cell phone, but the towers are down so no love there.  Believe it or … Continue reading

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Made it to Spokane

This post may be a little long – I’ll try to be descriptive, but honestly?  I really dislike central/western Washington.  I grew up here, so there’s very little anymore that’s of interest to me.  What there is?  I have pics … Continue reading

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Made it to Astoria

Finally rolled into town around 11pm – it was a long (mostly fun) ride, but it took even longer because highway 101 is a curvy one.  I didn’t run into too much moisture on the way down, although it did … Continue reading

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To the Bone…

No pics for now – they’re in the camera, but after the day I’ve had I just can’t muster the energy to fuck with it right now :p I overslept a little bit this morning.  I’d planned on getting up … Continue reading

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