Photo Gallery: Halloween ‘Cross in Cascade Locks

Start of women’s singlespeed race.
(Photos: Jonathan Maus/BikePortland)

Not quite as big as it used to be in the heyday of the Cyclocross Crusade, yesterday’s traditional Halloween costume race race was still a sight to behold. There was also a goat in the race! As in, a real live goat who dutifully followed its owner around the course for several laps.

The setting was beautiful Cascade Locks in the Columbia River Gorge.

Here’s what I saw…

This dude rode an entire race with a massive star destroyer ship strapped to his back. Keep in mind the wind was absolutely howling, which makes this feat even more impressive:

This kid in the Spider Man suit was getting after it:

Pee Wee!

Things were a bit fruity at the BikePOC tent:

This man and his goat were everyone’s favorite:

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