Tag Archives: Oregon

Dark of the Sun, part 2

Monday, 21 August: THE DAY; Tuesday, 22 August: the trip home Fortunately the day in Corvallis was crystal clear. The projection system was set up. Other friends had arrived. We set our chairs out on the drive way to watch … Continue reading

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Dark of the Sun, part 1

Thursday 17 Aug – Sunday 19 Aug We traveled to the home of friends who live near Corvallis. The location is very close to the blue line of totality so we planned to stay on their farm for the eclipse. … Continue reading

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540 Miles

I’ve not posted any new content as I’ve been gone on a short trip.  On Wednesday, 29 July, Himself and I drove to Corvallis to visit friends. After settling in, we were invited for a ride in their friend’s Tesla.  … Continue reading

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Friday Sketchcrawl meet & greet

The drive to Portland took 1.5 hours longer than normal.  Then the map to my hotel was wrong and the GPS on my tablet malfunctioned.  Sigh.  But with more than one phone call to the very helpful front desk staff … Continue reading

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3 August, Day 4 of Gorge Trip

This is Saturday, 3 August, Day #4 of the trip along the Oregon Side of the Columbia River Gorge. After breakfast at a local coffee shop, we were the first visitors of the day to the Columbia Gorge Discovery Center.  … Continue reading

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2 August, Day 3 of Gorge Trip

This is Friday, 2 August, Day #3 of the trip along the Oregon Side of the Columbia River Gorge. We checked out of the room in Cascade Locks and headed east along the Gorge.  Stopped briefly, again, in Hood River … Continue reading

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1 August, Day 2 of Gorge Trip

This is Thursday, 1 August, Day #2 of a 5 day trip with a friend along the Oregon side of the Columbia River Gorge.  We didn’t sleep well and were up ridiculously early.  So we drove over to Marine Park.  … Continue reading

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31 July, Day 1 of Gorge trip

This is 31 July, Day #1 of a 5 day trip with a friend along the Oregon side of the Columbia River Gorge. After dropping my husband off at SeaTac for his trip to DefCon (see my post of 5 … Continue reading

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