Oregon 2012 from Stuart Brannan on Vimeo.
We are home now, and I’ve compiled some video highlights from our Oregon trip. Have a look. Unfortunately it’s 10 minutes long. But, if nothing else you might like the music.
You’ll see some of this…
Airport feels like Vancouver
Elaborate facial hair
Cool 40’s swing-jazz trio | Stand-up bass!
Food carts everywhere
Voodoo doughnuts | Get a pink box
Bike tour | In the Bicycle capital of America
Benson bubblers – Minimally treated water from Mount Hood
Boil water alert!
Church of Elvis
Sl-o-o-o-w dinner at Davis Street Tavern | best porkchop ever
Everybody Dance Now! | PCP @ Doug Fir Lounge
Columbia River Gorge – where is everybody
Hood River | windsurfing/kiteboarding mecca
Mount Hood | summer ski/boarding camp
Mount St. Helens
Departure patio dinner | sushi, dim sum etc.
It’s Willamette, dammit
International Pinot Conference
The Painted Lady
To the coast
Three Capes loop
Dune buggy bus rides
6X6 Elk sightings
Windmill Inn | The best in Newburg, visited by: George Thorogood, Styx, Blue Oyster Cult, Joan Jett, and many others
Dinner at Elmer’s
Crater Lake | local Indians claim to have been here when it erupted 7000 years ago
The Pumice Desert
Mount Scott | 2.5 miles/1500 ft up/in, the same down/out
Bend | 50% of vehicle carry a bike/boat or dog
Deschutes River float | In Majestic and proud splendor
Ballooning over the high desert
Return to Portland
Oregon Beer Festival | The Ale Festival is so last week
Late lunch from Pho Le | Sitting in the amplifying amphitheater