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Forum: General Discussion 08-23-2011, 02:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,167
Posted By tvhwy
Nearly 4.5 years has passed since I wrote in this...

Nearly 4.5 years has passed since I wrote in this thread. I'm so glad I chose to buy the bike. Cycling has become a way of life for me. I'm still faithful to my Randonee. I'm leaving for a month-long...
Forum: Route Info 08-23-2011, 02:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,293
Posted By tvhwy
Looking to the future, if the Port of Tillamook...

Looking to the future, if the Port of Tillamook Bay is never going to repair the rails over the Coast Range (http://www.potb.org/industrialpark/railroad.html), perhaps the right of way could be...
Forum: Route Info 06-30-2011, 10:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,582
Posted By tvhwy
Hey! Somehow, this has come to fruition. Get your...

Hey! Somehow, this has come to fruition. Get your bike on Route 242 now 'til the snow melts!

http://eugenegears.org/news/mckenzie-pass-open
Forum: General Discussion 04-02-2011, 10:49 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,989
Posted By tvhwy
I'll say Hi when I'm walking -- that's Portland...

I'll say Hi when I'm walking -- that's Portland friendliness -- but not so much on my bike. I use clipless pedals, I go fast, and I like to be intensely aware of my surroundings. So I'm pretty...
Forum: General Discussion 10-10-2010, 11:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,784
Posted By tvhwy
Can you give a more detailed description? (I...

Can you give a more detailed description? (I won't be in Portland for a few weeks, so I can't see it for myself.)
Forum: Route Info 10-05-2010, 08:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,194
Posted By tvhwy
I'm gathering riders for the Hood River County...

I'm gathering riders for the Hood River County Fruit Loop (http://www.hoodriverfruitloop.com) on the 16th. Great color out there -- interested?
Forum: General Discussion 10-05-2010, 08:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,094
Posted By tvhwy
As a cyclist non-driver, I'm happy to pay my fair...

As a cyclist non-driver, I'm happy to pay my fair share of road fees -- as long as what's fair is what's proportional to my impact on traffic, the infrastructure, and the local environment. That's...
Forum: Ride/Event Announcements 10-05-2010, 08:22 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 724
Posted By tvhwy
Hood River County Fruit Loop on Saturday 10/16?

Hi,

I'm trying to accrete a group to do this classy fall ride. So far the group's at two. Would anyone else like to join?

Fruit Loop: http://www.hoodriverfruitloop.com
Forum: General Discussion 10-05-2010, 08:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,030
Posted By tvhwy
What qualities would you seek in a bike-friendly...

What qualities would you seek in a bike-friendly hotel? The few hotels I've traveled to by bike have allowed me to roll my bike right into my room. And all of these were mainstream chain hotels. For...
Forum: General Discussion 04-07-2010, 05:41 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 724
Posted By tvhwy
Selling two tickets for the Bike to Blazers!

These are two tickets to the bike section in next Wednesday's Blazers game. You don't need a ticket to participate in the pre-game events at Waterfront Park and the Rose Garden commons. You do need a...
Forum: General Discussion 01-31-2010, 09:09 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,544
Posted By tvhwy
I help malls fulfill their one noble social...

I help malls fulfill their one noble social function by making pit stops there. Otherwise, I like to stop at coffee shops to empty (and then refill) my bladder.
Forum: General Discussion 11-15-2009, 01:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,050
Posted By tvhwy
You've identified a legitimate problem and a good...

You've identified a legitimate problem and a good solution.
Forum: General Discussion 11-01-2009, 03:03 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,998
Posted By tvhwy
But the law as Dillon cited it does not say it is...

But the law as Dillon cited it does not say it is legal for a motorist to do anything like that. It says it is legal for a bicyclist to pass on the right. It doesn't say the vehicle the bicyclist is...
Forum: General Discussion 10-29-2009, 08:21 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,311
Posted By tvhwy
I would have been very grateful for such a shop...

I would have been very grateful for such a shop when I lived in less bike-friendly towns like Boston and Brooklyn. As an all-weather utilitarian bike commuter in Portland, my need for community...
Forum: Route Info 10-25-2009, 03:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,540
Posted By tvhwy
A gentler alternative: Esplanade Williams ...

A gentler alternative:

Esplanade
Williams
Ainsworth
Denver
Forum: Route Info 08-30-2009, 06:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,824
Posted By tvhwy
Based on spped limits and my driving in the...

Based on spped limits and my driving in the area...

Broadway downtown headed north (S of Burnside)
20 going south. (S of Burnside, Broadway is one way southbound.)

Williams headed north (from...
Forum: General Discussion 05-22-2009, 10:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,454
Posted By tvhwy
Thumbs up I empathize! Eugene bike lanes seem to carry just...

I empathize! Eugene bike lanes seem to carry just as many bike salmon as humans.
Forum: General Discussion 11-26-2008, 07:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,279
Posted By tvhwy
With my big meal counterbalanced by riding,...

With my big meal counterbalanced by riding, football, and moving an apartment, I think my butt mass will be in equilibrium.

Amtrak Cascades is taking me to and fro. The bike rack is never full in...
Forum: General Discussion 11-20-2008, 08:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,522
Posted By tvhwy
Synopsis? The first link is not working for me.

Synopsis? The first link is not working for me.
Forum: Newbie Forum 11-09-2008, 08:11 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 75,604
Posted By tvhwy
Rumble strips, too!

Rumble strips, too!
Forum: Route Info 11-03-2008, 10:12 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,582
Posted By tvhwy
What I'd really love is a sanctioned day or...

What I'd really love is a sanctioned day or weekend for us. Nothing as grandiose as a funded, promoted event; but a fully legal and car-free time that could be modestly publicized.

If others want...
Forum: Route Info 11-03-2008, 09:39 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,582
Posted By tvhwy
I'm excited by your responses! Is it legal...

I'm excited by your responses!

Is it legal for us to ride these roads before they are officially opened? Will the authorities want to stop us if we try?
Forum: Route Info 10-31-2008, 01:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,582
Posted By tvhwy
It has been a year since I posted in this thread,...

It has been a year since I posted in this thread, and I still dream of a car-free opening weekend for us on McKenzie Pass. Does anyone else want to see that happen?
Forum: Newbie Forum 10-31-2008, 07:59 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 75,604
Posted By tvhwy
Some exceptions

In an e-mail conversation I had with Ray Thomas this month, he said,

He was answering my question about a sign excluding bicycles from a under-construction section of Beltline Highway in Eugene.
...
Forum: General Discussion 09-09-2008, 04:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,568
Posted By tvhwy
Per Portland Ordinance 16.70.320E, the southern...

Per Portland Ordinance 16.70.320E, the southern border of the prohibition on sidewalk riding is at Jefferson Street. Clay is south of Jefferson, so the cyclist would have been in her right to be on...
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