Monthly Archives: November 2011

Stand by Me, the film (A trip to Brownsville, Oregon)

I had talked with Doug and Annie about a possible ride this Saturday, November 26.  I had checked the weather forecast several days before and this day kept coming up as the only dry day of the holiday or even … Continue reading

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It’s cold but it is not raining

This is it. It is Sunday and it is not raining, so it should be good enough for a ride. Let’s take the Tiger out for a stretch. The idea is just to ride in the area, a couple of … Continue reading

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Let’s check the fall colors out there

This time of the year I start count downs.  There is a count down for December 21st, the winter solstice, after when I will enjoy days getting longer. And the count down to Spring, and the return of sunny and … Continue reading

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The Bikes of my Life

It all started with a Honda XL250 (the red one on the photo below). Within a month of ownership I took it on a ride sponsored by a local Honda dealer.  The ride leader took me and a group of … Continue reading

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