Tag Archives: Vacation

We weren’t the only ones with a plan B trip!

As we all know the plan this week was supposed to be San Francisco and Napa. In fact, today we would’ve picked up a rental car and driven to wine country. Instead, we woke up here at the beach. Yeah, … Continue reading

Posted in General, Nature, Vacations | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Plan B in full swing!

Well ladies and gents, as promised in the last post, we have made it to The Inn At Spanish Head in Lincoln city! As always we have a great view of the water, and it has been a great day … Continue reading

Posted in Vacations | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Changing on the fly!

Long time followers of the Mountainstroh blog may remember the Plan C vacation of a few years ago. Michelle and I woke up on a Saturday in the Washington, the state, planning to go to bed in Washington the DC. … Continue reading

Posted in Vacations | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Traveling by bike

One of my favorite bike quotes came from Ernest Hemingway, and goes like this: It is by riding a bicycle that you learn the contours of a country best, since you have to sweat up the hills and coast down … Continue reading

Posted in Cycling | Tagged , , , , , , | 6 Comments

I am lucky my wife loves me!

Once again, the call of the ocean has been answered!  Michelle and I are taking a well deserved break, and hanging out in Cannon Beach.  Folks the view from the room does NOT suck! However, as we all know, very … Continue reading

Posted in Cycling | Tagged , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Made it to the ocean!

Well y’all, I made it to the ocean! After 100 hard miles I’ll tell you about later. However, I am not able to hook the laptop to our wifi at the hotel. And typing s blog on the iPad is … Continue reading

Posted in Nature | Tagged , , , , | 8 Comments

A Weekend Away

Folks, yall know me.  Most of my weekends all summer have revolved around big rides, or getting ready for big rides, or training for a big ride, or helping with the mom in law or the kids.  It has been … Continue reading

Posted in General, Vacations | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Go West “Young” Man

So, prior to Friday’s bad news of the bike being stolen, Michelle and I had already planned to come down to Oregon this weekend.  She has been doing the gluten-free thing all year, and that has helped her lose some … Continue reading

Posted in Vacations | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Walla Walla Part II

Well we woke up for the first time ever in Walla Walla! We love the little house we rented, but I have  to say, the tiny little air-conditioner in the bed room is just not up to the task! Nope … Continue reading

Posted in General, Wine | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Walla Walla Part I

Michelle are taking a weekend away from the world, we flew over to Walla Walla Wa for some wine tasting! So I thought I’d bring yall along with me. Fair warning, I have had “some” wine and I’m typing on … Continue reading

Posted in General | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment