Bike Rides

Date: 
Thursday, July 13, 2017
Miles: 
26
Bike: 
Soma Saga
Buddies: 
January

MIni-Loop 2017 Day 1 - Corvallis to Brownsville

We met at the waterfront park fountain and started about 9:30. It was a nice cool morning.

 

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January and I starting out
January and I heading out to meet the group at the park.

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Made it to the water
Made it to the Calipooia River at Brownsville Pioneer Park.

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Dinner with new friends
Dinner with new friends.
Date: 
Sunday, July 9, 2017
Miles: 
131
Bike: 
Grando
Buddies: 
Jeff, Ray, Susan

My longest ever ride. Beautiful day. Banks-Vernonia Trail. Then Mist, Jewel, Elsie and back. 

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Riding behind Ray and Jeff
Riding behind Ray and Jeff
Date: 
Saturday, July 8, 2017
Miles: 
47
Bike: 
Grando
Buddies: 
MVBC

Tenniners 

Date: 
Friday, July 7, 2017
Miles: 
57
Bike: 
Soma Saga
Buddies: 
January

Garden. 

Date: 
Sunday, July 2, 2017
Miles: 
44
Bike: 
Soma Saga

Day 15 - Day 9 ST1 - Fern Ridge to Alvadore to Junction City. 99E to Harrisburg and Peoria road to Corvallis.

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With Robert by the Willamette
With Robert by the Willamette. We're home!
Date: 
Saturday, July 1, 2017
Miles: 
45
Bike: 
Soma Saga

Day 14 - Day 8 ST1 - Last night of camping. Cottage Grove to Loraine and then down Territorial.

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Sunset
No photos from today. This was the previous night on Cottage Grove Lake.
Date: 
Friday, June 30, 2017
Miles: 
57
Bike: 
Soma Saga

Day 13  - Day 7 ST1 - Out of Roseburg via Garden Valley. Then over some big hills and gravel roads, and finnaly London Hill before dropping down to London Springs and then on to Cottage Grove Lake.

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Lucky shot of a heron
Probably the best photograph I've ever taken. Pure luck. I was watching this Great Blue Heron as it was standing in the grass, and then just started clicking as it took off.
Date: 
Thursday, June 29, 2017
Miles: 
26
Bike: 
Soma Saga

Day 12 - Day 6 ST1 - Layover day in Roseburg. Nice ride out to the confluence of the North and South Umpqua.

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Confluence of the Umpqua
The North Umpqua flows in from the left and the South Umpqua is straight across. Together they flow off to the right and on down to Reedsport on the coast.

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Barry
Barry gave me a tour. He's wearing the custom jersey his son made for his 75th birthday.
Date: 
Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Miles: 
44
Bike: 
Soma Saga

Day 11 - Day 5 ST1 - On down to Roesburg, Very nice route in on Roberts Creek Road.

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Coffe
Unexpected nice Coffee shop in Glide.
Date: 
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Miles: 
57
Bike: 
Soma Saga

Day 10 - Day 4 ST1 - Down the North Umpqua. Lots of waterfalls.

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Watson Falls
Watson Falls