Outdoors with Kids in Chehalem Valley: Hoover Park

K and I spent Thursday afternoon fixing up our bike tires: we had a flat on my bike and the bike trailer. Since he's really too big for the bike trailer now, that one had been sitting there flat for several months, since he usually rides the tag-along bike now. But without my own bike's …

Outdoors with Kids in Chehalem Valley: Gettman Loop Trail

I took a study/grading break and K and I went for a little walk/hike around the Gettman Loop Trail. This one really only counts as a walk (since it's short and doesn't really get out in un-manicured areas for most of the time), but it was fun, especially since it's right here in town. It …