Bike Rides

Date: 
Monday, October 30, 2017
Miles: 
31
Bike: 
Ravn
Buddies: 
John Ro1

Cool crisp sunny autumn day. Colors were amazing. Some loose gravel on Hoskins road but otherwise excellent conditions.

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Harris Bridge
Harris Bridge

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Along the Lukiamute
Along the Lukiamute river on Alexander road.
Date: 
Monday, October 30, 2017
Miles: 
30
Bike: 
Soma Saga

Monthly total.

Date: 
Saturday, October 28, 2017
Miles: 
22
Bike: 
Ravn

Started with the bike club on the cemetery ride, but had to get back early. Perfect fall morning. 

Date: 
Friday, October 27, 2017
Miles: 
16
Bike: 
Ravn

Beautiful fall morning. Vivid colors. Feeling good 3 days after 200k. 

Date: 
Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Miles: 
124
Bike: 
Grando
Buddies: 
Lynn, Ray

Absolutely gorgeous fall day. Wasn't my best ride.

Date: 
Monday, October 23, 2017
Miles: 
14
Bike: 
Ravn

Short warmup ride for 200k tomorrow. 

Date: 
Saturday, October 14, 2017
Miles: 
42
Bike: 
Ravn
Buddies: 
MVBC

Foggy and cold in the morning then partly sunny but still cold.

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At the bakery
At the bakery in Albany

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Flying
Looks like I'm flying, but I wasn't.
Date: 
Sunday, October 8, 2017
Miles: 
22
Bike: 
Ravn
Buddies: 
John, Nelson

We drove over to Harlan and parked at Big Elk Campground. We first rode east following the C2C trail back but a few miles after it turns off of Mary's Peak Road it was unpassable due to mud, as a result of recent logging. Really bad sticky mud. So we turned around and rode back. We then went up Hilltop Road which was about a 5 mile climb on a single lane paved road. Very steep in places. We just went to the summit and turned around. Nice cool day with some sunshine. Gorgeous in the woods.

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Fall colors
Gorgeous fall colors along Big Elk Creek

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Mud
Logging had destroyed this section of the C2C trail.

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Hilltop road
Looking back at Mary's Peak near the top of Hilltop road.
Date: 
Saturday, October 7, 2017
Miles: 
46
Bike: 
Ravn
Buddies: 
MVBC

Sunny at the start but threatening rain at the end.

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Riding
John V.S. and I on Tangent drive.
Date: 
Saturday, September 30, 2017
Miles: 
38
Bike: 
Ravn
Buddies: 
Tracy

Started in Monmouth. Helmick to Simpson road which was somewhat loose chunky gravel with washboard. Ducked a rain squal before Garden road which is also gravel into Fall Citty. The Bread Board bakery was opened so we had lunch, thern checked out the falls and rode back via Monmouth Hwy.

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Tracy
Tracy at Little Lukimute Falls