Tour2009

Tour 2009: day 4

I was awoken in the night by the sound of light rain hitting my tent. It was still plenty early so I was able to sleep on. The sound of rain on the tent is one of life’s true joys though. Of course a pleasure that one wants to sparingly indulge in; a few days of rain per tour will suffice. Later I was again woken by this incredible cacophony of bird calls. Most of…

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Tour2009

Tour 2009: day 3

Today was an exercise in symmetry as half of my ride was southeast along the edge of Willapa Bay the other half returning the coast along the southern edge of the bay. Perhaps though it was more a mirror image as the ever present wind off the ocean pushed me inland in the first half, only to slow me down as I made my way westward. There was rain at the beginning and end of…

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