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post #1 of 3 Old 07-06-2010, 10:03 PM Thread Starter
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Breitenbush Rd. ride

Went for a ride today on a road that was recommended by a co-worker.
Breitenbush Rd. runs from Detroit, Oregon to Estacada.
Started in Salem, came back through Woodburn.
About 170 mile loop.



First stop



Oh ya!


Entering Mt Hood National Forest


Saw a little unmarked bridge crossing the river I'd been riding along. Decided to cross, and see where it went.




After about 2 1/2 mile it turned to gravel and I decided I didn't care where it went that much. It's about the ride,not the destination...right?
Couple of pics on the 2 1/2 mile road to nowhere:
Mossy waterfall


Wild Rhododendron


Caught a glimpse of what looked like a nice spot of water.


It was.


Crystal clear.


One of several small steel frame bridges


Pulled off more places than I took pictures. Didn't find a spot I didn't like at any time.
Didn't want to come back home.
Highly recommend the ride if you are in the area.

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post #2 of 3 Old 07-07-2010, 03:31 AM
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I'm nowhere near there, so thanks for the pics and description.

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Great pictures of some beautiful country! Thanks for taking the time to post them.

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