Welcome, Wanderers
Excerpts from my Alaska to Oregon, photo gear, and public transit pages follow.
In 2000, I began commuting year-round by bicycle to my workplace in downtown Portland. My round trip ride was 10 miles.
In 2010, when I began working at a new job, I began walking year-round to my new workplace. My round trip walk was 5 miles.
At the slower pace, I was able to photograph the sights I saw along my varied walk routes throughout the seasons.
My work walks soon led to extended weekend walks and thousands of miles and photos of sights I saw along the way.
For many years, I posted photos from my walks on social media as @WalksInPortland and later as @PNWPhotoWalks.
I am now trying to be more social in real life, so I am primarily posting photos here and on my Flickr.
I enjoy Flickr now that it is now stable, performs well, and does not compromise photos. Plus, I get to keep my data.
All of the photos from my walks from 2017 to 2020 are posted here. I am slowly adding photos from 2010 to 2016. I have many.
I do not geotag my photos or capture personally identifiable information. But I do post signs and signposts for general orientation.
Since 2010, when needed, I have been able to take public transit to/from all but two of my walks in the Portland metro region.
Please drop me a note if you have any comments, questions, or requests.
If our paths have not crossed yet, either in real life or online, perhaps they will in the future.
Submit
Thank you!
Back to Top