Oregon Bike Trip (Highway 101) May 16th 2012 Tomorrow we are off to Victoria to catch the Black Ball ferry to Port Angeles. We will then drive to Olympia , WA to get on US 5 which will take us to Newport on the coast. The next day we will start our cycling trip down the coast (about 212 miles) to Brookings which is just north of the California border. Lets hope the weather holds.
Day one which was basically the ferry and car ride passed i ... read more
North America » United States » Oregon » Newport Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more
We live on Saltspring Island in British Columbia,Canada and are usually here from late fall until the end of May. In the summer we can be found at West Hawk Lake near Lake of the Woods.
We try to do active holidays that require training in advance of the trip. Staying moderately fit seems to be easier if you are preparing for a specific objective such as hiking the Coast to Coast Trail etc.
The Travelblog website is very helpful when planning a new adventure because you can almost always find a blog by someone who has been where you want to go. Thanks to all the other helpful bloggers.... full info