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Photographs

Good morning, Portland!

Jumping off MAX, I headed to Starbucks. On the way, I was distracted by the beauty of Portland. Mmm… :-)

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family Photographs

Adventures in Portland

With Ashley, Melissa, Jamison, and Mousse inviting me to a hike in Forest Park, the day’s plans were clear. We hiked up the Ridge Trail from the south end of St. Johns Bridge. After our hike, we visited Cathedral Park.

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Photographs

Looking up in Portland

Walking from MAX to the PSU engineering building, I paused a few times to look up.

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family Photographs

Portland Walk

Saturday afternoon, Suzi, Troy, Kristi, and I walked downtown Portland. We attempted to rent bicycles, learning how next time we can rent more than one bicycle per account. Along the way, I took pictures, including one with Vera. Thanks, Vera!

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General

Portland Photowalk

Jamison wanted a ride to the east side this morning, so I played taxi driver. While waiting for Jamison to get done, I walked Portland with Ashley’s camera. :-)

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longboarding

PDXDownhill’s Portland Hill Map

PDXDownhill’s Portland Hill Map. Where to go downhill in and around Portland on your longboard.

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Photographs

Portland Photo Walk

Ashley’s buying a camera seemed like a good excuse to roam downtown Portland. We wandered around Tanner Springs Park, Jamison Square, Pioneer Courthouse Square (where we caught an impromptu concert by Without Apology), Director Park, and The Fields Neighborhood Park. Then we walked the Eastbank Esplanade from the Vera Katz sculpture to north of Burnside […]

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Bicycling

Portland to Portland

Today, I passed another milestone on my new bike: 3,198 miles! What is the significance of that number, you might ask? Perhaps I’m a pair of miles premature for my pride? No, my fine friend, because 3,192.7 is the distance from Portland, Ore. to Portland, Maine. Sometime this morning, on my ride to work, I […]

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northwest

Paragliding Portland’s Bridges

Another beautiful video of Portland. Is there any other kind? ;-) Looks like fun. If you’re concerned about the legality or safety of paragliding downtown Portland’s bridges, check out the video’s note on YouTube.

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Engineering

Could Portland be the best city in the country for developers right now? – AppFog Blog

Could Portland be the best city in the country for developers right now? – AppFog Blog. The best write-up ever why my techie friends should call Portland home.