Archive for the Portland Oregon recreation Category

Rogue River Adventure-On the Rogue again-One of My All-Time Favorite Vacations!

July16
"On the Road Again" Willy Nelson's live performance in 2007 "On the Rogue again...just can't wait to get on the Rogue again".  (Forgive me Willy).  So, I'll be taking off tomorrow to raft the  Rogue River  in Southern Oregon for a well-deserved and way-too-short vacation.  However, I'm grateful for whatever time I can spend with friends on a river!  This is our annual "Girls Getaway" and we have been doing some version of this trip since around 1984!!  Its "girl-time", camaraderie, laughs, peace and quiet, great food and drink.  We raft and camp along the Rogue River in Southern O… Read More

Reflections from a “Soul Sister” City. Vancouver BC and Portland Oregon

April14
great rendition of Train's "Hey, Soul Sister" by Kollaboration. So, I had a terrific opportunity to share a road trip to Vancouver and Victoria BC and other than enjoying some well-deserved "R n R", I was fascinated by the similarities between Vancouver… Read More

It’s a Beautiful Morning….I think I’ll Go Outside for Awhile…Portland Oregon Downtown!

March21
It's a beautiful morning, I think I'll go outside for awhile....and, just smile!  :-)                    "It's a Beautiful Morning":  The Rascals In my… Read More

More on Exploring the Parks of Portland Oregon!

March19
More on Exploring the Parks of Portland Oregon!
[caption id="attachment_456" align="alignright" width="150" caption="Kelley Point Park"][/caption] So many Portland Parks, so little time!  I'm continuing my "vacation in my own backyard" by exploring the many parks in the greater Portland metro area.… Read More