28th Apr 2010

The Willamette Stone

The Willamette Stone These little metal markers are dotted all over the United States. They’re embedded in side walks and in the middle of streets. Usually they have a cross...

28th Apr 2010

Least Chipmunk

Least Chipmunk Also taken at the Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge the Least Chipmunk, or Tamias minimus. One of the most common North American Chipmunks. There were about forty of...

28th Apr 2010

Turdus migratorius (American Robin)

Turdus migratorius (American Robin) The American Robin, or the most common bird in North America. Taken at the Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge.

28th Apr 2010

St. Frances Apartments – Portland Oregon

St. Frances Apartments – Portland Oregon These are the St. Frances Apartments on NW 21st in Portland. It is one of two buildings (that I know of,) in Portland that...

28th Apr 2010

Sunrise over Mt. Hood

Sunrise over Mt. Hood

11th Mar 2010

Fort Yamhill, Polk County, Oregon

Fort Yamhill, Polk County, Oregon Fort Yamhill sits in Polk County, just a few miles east of Spirit Mountain Casino, and an easy day trip from Portland. It gets it’s...

21st Feb 2010

Drift Creek Covered Bridge

Drift Creek Covered Bridge This is the rebuilt Drift Creek Covered Bridge just outside of the Lincoln City. The original one fell down in 1997. The owners of the property...

21st Feb 2010

Pike Place Public Market

Pike Place Public Market Pike Place Public Market is probably the second best known tourist landmark in the City of Seattle. Located almost on the waterfront, and elevated a significant...

08th Feb 2010

Mt Hood in the clouds

Mt Hood in the clouds Just driving along a road I’ve not traveled in years. When to my delight Mt Hood peeked out between the trees, covered with clouds and...

04th Feb 2010

Beach Photos

Beach Photos

06th Jan 2010

History of Orenco Oregon

Name: Orenco Class: H2 GPS: 45.529812, -122.912293 Directions: Incredibly easy to get too. From Hillsboro head east along Cornell Road to Orenco Station. Take a right on to NW 231st...

06th Jan 2010

Farmington (Bridgeport) farming Ghost Town

Name: Farmington (Bridgeport) Class: H2 GPS: 45.449086, -122.947071 Directions: From Beaverton Oregon, drive West along Farmington Road/Highway 10. The town was just under 8 miles, before Farmington crosses the Tualatin...