Monthly Archives: July 2012

Oh, Canada: Whistler Races & Wrecks

That’s right! The Canucks let me, the Teardrop and the dogs into Canada! Just a few questions, no paperwork and no search. Man, I’m loving our northern neighbors already! So how’s this for road trip serendipity: on Saturday I rolled … Continue reading

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I ♥ Volcanoes!

I’ve been itching to climb a mountain lately. I guess it’s been only a week since I hoofed it up Mary’s Peak, the highest point in the Oregon Coast Range, but what can I say, mountains are addicting. The big … Continue reading

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A Day In Oregon: Timberline Lodge & Tom, Dick & Harry Ridge

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Gun Shy On the 4th of July

I love fireworks, but this year, I’ll be doing everything I can to avoid a big show. It’s not even the 4th yet and my poor little dog Dio is already coming unglued. Three and a half years ago, I … Continue reading

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Best Hikes on Earth: Mary’s Peak

Last summer, I wrote a post on my All-time Top 5 Favorite Hikes. This past weekend I got to revisit one of the best: Mary’s Peak, the highest summit in Oregon’s Coast Range. When I lived in Oregon, I hiked up … Continue reading

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