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Posts from the state of Washington.

2021 Snarl Par-Tay Day 10 – Crossing on 20

Today I’ve cross the remainder of Washington eastbound on State Highway 20 through the mountains.

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2021 Snarl Par-Tay Day 9 – Race to Oroville

I decide to ride the North Cascades highway and visit friends who couldn’t make the Par-Tay, but I need to arrive before evening or their region turns into Wild Kingdom. Will I make it?

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2021 Snarl Par-Tay Day 7 and 8 – No Joy for Covid Tests

Today I team up with Bob to try and obtain a Covid 19 test on our way to the Par-Tay.

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2021 Snarl Par-Tay Day 6 – Summit to Surf

With a day to kill before arriving at the Par-Tay, I choose to ride by Mt. Ranier and then out to the Pacific coast before returning to Puget Sound.

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2021 Snarl Par-Tay Day 5 – Where’d the Smoke Go?

After postponing my Lolo Pass crossing by one day, I finally get over the pass and wander across southeastern Washington state.

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Wandering Home from the ParTay – Part One

With another righteous (and likely last) ParTay gathering in the books, it was time to point the Nightowl east towards home. Just how to get there, however, is a more complicated matter. Continue reading Wandering Home from the ParTay – Part One

Riding the West Coast (Day 3)

My third (and last) day to riding north along the west coast, retracing a route I took in the opposite direction almost 20 years ago. Continue reading Riding the West Coast (Day 3)

Airport Shuttle and Eclipse Pursuit

Today I had to drop off Karen for an early flight home. Then I would dash down to some good place to view the solar eclipse, with luck, someplace that wasn’t already a mad house. Continue reading Airport Shuttle and Eclipse Pursuit

Posted from Garden Valley, Idaho, United States.

Par-Tay Arrival and Ferry Drama (almost)

For today’s ride, Karen and I would cross Puget Sound (we hope) and ride down the Hood Canal to the Par-Tay. Continue reading Par-Tay Arrival and Ferry Drama (almost)

Posted from Shelton, Washington, United States.

Two-up Enjoyment in the Cascades

With Karen added to the ride, we would indulge in a short ride and take in the best features of the North Cascades Highway. Continue reading Two-up Enjoyment in the Cascades

Posted from Rockport, Washington, United States.