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Summer in Seattle: Part 2

Continuing from part 1, onto the second half of summer, starting with week 7!

WEEK 7: This week started off with a bang! Monday, after work, my friends and I went to Safeco Field for a Mariner’s Game. 1,612 more words

2) US/Canada

Eating out - Al Forno Ferruzza Pizza

New pizza place on the mountain! This is actually a popular Sicilian pizza place from NE Alberta in Portland that moved over to Rhododendron. We were excited to try it. 81 more words

Exploring East of the Cascade Mountains

Large waterfalls, turkey vultures, wild turkeys, butterflies and spring wildflowers welcomed me to flatlands east of the Cascades. It was beautiful springtime weather.

From The Dalles I first headed south to Tygh Valley and the home of the White River Falls, dropping 90 feet over a basalt cliff. 115 more words

Central Oregon Outings

New on 500px : Last blush for Hood by BenCoffman by BenCoffman

This is a re-process of a photo I took about three years ago. I had some recent interest in the photo and thought I’d re-tune it a bit. 20 more words

Real Estate And Mortgage

An Enjoyable, but Windy Ascent to Hardy Ridge

Phlox Point is one of the best destinations for a hike close to the Portland area.

It’s near the western end of the Columbia River Gorge, the trailhead is easily accessible, the trail doesn’t see a lot of use, it provides a good workout, and the views along the top of Hardy Ridge are open and far-ranging. 201 more words

Columbia River Gorge Hikes

Spencer's Butte Friends

Weekended the other day with some friends at the top of Spencer’s Butte.

Not bad for a laid back weekend before half marathon madness.

Stuff like this is good for you.