Yesterday it was 90 degrees in Portland, so I headed into the Columbia Gorge to enjoy some hiking and wildflowers.

Coyote Wall




Tom McCall Nature Preserve






Rowena Crest



We love our pets in the Pacific Northwest, and maybe you know that Autodesk back to the early years has allowed dogs in several offices. I was sad to see search and rescue going up Coyote Wall yesterday but heard it was to rescue a German Sheppard dog that was having problems due to the heat.






How to combine cooling off and a picnic Oregon style.



I hope you got out and enjoyed your weekend as well.




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