Another thing I might not have mentioned yet about Oregon. Everyone with their own fence has horses and everywhere else there are cows! Cows everywhere... and that means cattle guards everywhere! They weren't as big a deal as people made them out to be though... so no biggie. Except THIS one! it was raised a couple feet and I saw it move when the 690 went over it. I shoulda gone first.
More tiny delicate flowers growing through the cracked dirt
little motorcycle, big sky!
This was the only shade available. Coincidentally, it also looks a bit like the Windows background picture. Or maybe that's just me.
The lake in the distance. We dropped down into this little valley where there was actual green grass. Rode alongside a deer for a ways and saw a ton of antelope. Kinda reminded me of the Mongolia scenes in Long Way Round.
My momma says I gots to wear a helmet...