On a clear day…

Couldn’t manage this sort of photo, but I did have a couple of 4.5-Mountain-Days (Jefferson was a little hazy, but Rainier, Adams, St Helens, and Hood were all new penny bright). Mt. Hood, USA. pic.twitter.com/zbpgd3cLBy — National Geographic (@NatGeopix) October 12, 2013

There and back again

Spent a week in the Portland Oregon area. Visited good friends. Did some research. Experienced the joy of driving twisty, winding roads. Really twisty. And winding. After a drive, my right leg ached from tension and brake-hitting. This time, I actually visited scenic vistas. Cannon Beach and Ecola State Park: NB: Haystack Rock is that Read More …