Treo Trip 2014

Day 4 with Treo Bike Tours: A taste of gravel (and more)

by on July 18th, 2014 at 12:53 pm

Treo Bike Ranch Day 4 - Hardman to Condon-21

It was finally time to hit the gravel. This is Courtney Martin and Jenn Dederich cresting a climb on Hale Ridge Road with the Blue Mountains in the background.
(Photos by J. Maus/BikePortland)

This is our final post in a series on riding in eastern Oregon with the support of Treo Bike Tours. See the other posts here.

The group’s final day of riding in eastern Oregon was filled with mixed emotions. It was the first taste of gravel road riding for some people, it included a fast, curvy descent, and it’s conclusion meant a return to work, routines, and the end of a magical four days.
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Day 3 with Treo Bike Tours: Hardman to the Columbia River

by on July 17th, 2014 at 10:47 pm

Treo Bike Ranch trip day 3 - Hardman to Columbia River-38

Mike Bernard rides in the mirage just a few miles south of the Columbia River on Highway 74.

This is the third in a series of four posts on riding in eastern Oregon with the support of Treo Bike Tours. See the other posts here.
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Day 2: Riding the John Day River valley

by on July 16th, 2014 at 4:07 pm

Treo Bike Ranch trip Day 2 - John Day River Valley-36

This is how riding in the John Day River valley makes some people feel.
(Photos by J. Maus/BikePortland)

This is the second in a series of four posts on riding in eastern Oregon with the support of Treo Bike Tours. Our journey began yesterday with a ride from Wasco to Condon highlighted by a stop at Cottonwood Canyon State Park.
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Exploring eastern Oregon by bike (and bus) with Treo Bike Tours

by on July 15th, 2014 at 2:36 pm

Treo Bike Ranch trip Day 1-12

The descent into Cottonwood Canyon State Park.
(Photos by Jonathan Maus/BikePortland)

What’s better than riding the dreamy roads of eastern Oregon with a handful of good friends? How about door-to-door support for you and your entire group on board on air-conditioned shuttle bus that’s stocked with yummy drinks and snacks? Fortunately, as I found this past weekend, that’s no longer just a dream.
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