June 16, 2011

A Day of Rest in Baker City

6/11/12: Rest day in Baker City. I had one of the best nights of sleep since being on the trip. It is as if my mind finally slowed down a bit instead of a a constant adrenaline rush. Had breakfast at The Oregon Trail and spent some time being quiet and journaling. Around 9:00 am […]

Sumpter to Baker City

6/10/12. Sumpter to Baker City – approx. 30 miles Sunday morning was clear blue skies and cool. Took my time getting ready and was at the door when the restaurant opened at 7 am. Had a light breakfast of only 1 egg, 2 pancakes, and 2 sausage links. Spent some time in the Internet looking […]

Mitchell and a Dollar Bill

6/6/12. 43 miles from outside Prineville to Mitchell. Had a rough night camping because my feet were freezing. However, I felt better than I thought I would once I got up. The goal for the day was Mitchell, approx 40 miles away. Beautiful ride and we got into town in the early afternoon. Just before […]

McKenzie Pass and Prineville

6/5/12   My first thought as I woke was to say a prayer for my friend Theresa. With the time change, it was at that moment that her wedding was starting. I prayed for blessings on her and her new husband Tom as they start their new life together. The prayers continued throughout the day. First […]