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Chronicles 22: Life in the Gorge

Follow Sir Thomas Rhymer Oisin Leaf McGowan, Etain de Danann, and Prince Cian’s life in the picturesque Gorge of Oregon and Washington, along the Columbia River. December 2015 Friday, 11 December 2015: Bearings, Hubs, and Repairs (The Dalles, OR; White Salmon, WA) 17 December 2015: Snowed in White Salmon (White Salmon, Washington) 21 December 2015: […]

04.11.16: On the Road

Monday, April 11, 2016BZ Corner – Hood River – Cascade Locks, Oregon Early to rise, the explorers climbed out of bed hearing hooting/hollering of kayakers underneath the Cliffhanger. With the blankets down off the walls/windows, the sun peers in early. They made oatmeal for breakfast and headed out to the Explorer ready for their journey. […]

04.10.16 Readying for the next adventure

Sunday, 10 April 2016White Salmon, Washington A day on the land, Sir Thomas Leaf, Lady Etain, and the Prince worked on packing up for their journey and readying for the next adventure. The Rogues were in better spirits, albeit Miles becoming very reclusive in his cabin, and distanced from his half-brother Kevin the Rogue, Sir […]

04.07.16: Errands in the Hood

Thursday, 7 April 2016White Salmon, WA – Hood River, Oregon Another morning of pulling studs from the tires, Sir Thomas Leaf was up bright and early before the Prince and his bride Lady Etain. When the Prince awoke he was curious where daddy was and headed up the footpath from the Cliff Hanger to go […]

04.06.16 Getting Ready for Summer Touring

Wednesday, 6 April 2016White Salmon, Washington Prince Cian sprang to life after a deep sleep and said “Daddy, lets fix tire tool pull” in baby-English as his obsession these days have been to help Sir Thomas Leaf with pulling the studs out of the snow tires. A handful of studs each morning is Sir Thomas […]

04.05.16 Growth in White Salmon

Tuesday, 5 April 2016White Salmon, WA That morning, Sir Thomas was up early with the pliers ready to begin pulling studs out of his snow tires since he couldn’t afford to have it professionally done nor tires replaced. He did it for a few hours and took a break. the Young Prince wanted to help […]

04.04.16 Columbia River North

Monday, 4 April 2016The Dalles – Hood River, Oregon; White Salmon, Washington The adventurers were up rather early and awoke from their campsite. They got back on the road and headed home to the Gorge. As they crossed the bridge at Maryhill and was headed to the Dalles, with Lady Etain driving, somehow a policeman […]

04.03.16 Cruising the Gorge

Sunday, 3 April 2016Coulee City, WA – Yakima, WA The crew finished up the archaeological survey and ended the session early last afternoon, and Sir Sam allowed Sir Thomas and family to stay in the A La Cozy field motel another night. The adventurers checked out by noon. On the way home from the field […]

03.18.16: Cruising North

Friday 18 March 2016Ephrata / Coulee City, Washington After driving to Portland so Lady Etain could do her St. Patrick’s Day celebrating, the explorers were back on their way north bright and early speeding from White Salmon, through Hood River, The Dalles, and heading north from Maryhill. While in Hood River and the Dalles, the […]

03.15.16: Mining and Healing Towns

Tuesday 15 March 2016Coulee City, WA / Soap Lake, WA / Ellensburg, WA / Rosslyn, WA / Hood River, Oregon / White Salmon, WA Early to rise, the explorers were soon to be on the road for new adventures. Sir Thomas received news of a Amazon sales deposit which made him happy since funds were […]