More Mundane Lately

I don’t say it in a bad way, but life has been a bit more mundane lately.  No adventures or excursions the past four weekends now.  You know what though?  That is totally okay. If you do enough Googling, Instagram scrolling or Facebook browsing then it can seems like everyone is having “EPIC” adventures.  Truth…

Central Oregon Backcountry Explorer

The official name of this route created by The Swallows is the “Central Oregon Backcountry Explorer“.  I’ve been calling it the Prineville Loop or Ochoco Loop. Back in December/January Dean and I started talking about doing the Oregon Outback in late April.  Which then turned into follow the Outback route until Prineville then morph off…

Random Bike Stuff

I’ve lamented before about some of the quirks of being a short guy and trying to fit a 29er.  I know it is possible to fit them and Paul totally digs his Niner.  I really like the ride of my Cannondale F29.  Heck, it did great on the San Juan Huts trip (for the most…