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Brain Break Ride~The North Cascade Loop~

It was definitely time for a brain break! Things have been busy in our local Belfair real estate market which means that I have been extremely busy. I sometimes forget to take care of myself during times like this....Then it hits me - I need a BRAIN BREAK!     YEAH!  Let's go!North Cascade Loop

This is how I take a Brain break when needed!

A ride on my motorcycle whether it be for an hour or days....  I don't need long to feel re-energized and ready to go! Nothing clears the mind better!

My husband and I left Allyn,WA around 9 in the morning and rode up to Kingston to catch the Ferry to Edmonds. Love riding on the ferry - the scenery is spectacular and what a great way to get from point A to B without the hassle of traffic! 

From Edmonds we found our way to Highway 2. Great road for riding. Very little to no traffic this time of year.  Great views and great little towns along the way!  The roads are wide and in good condition with a rider's favorite thing - sweeping corners mixed in. Just got to keep eyes peeled for the wildlife!  Deer, elk and the further east you go Big Horn Sheep as well are everywhere.... 

Winthrop Mountain View ChaletsOnce in Wenatchee we cut up Route 97 going North and stopped for the night in Winthrop.  We chose a cabin on the edge of town -The Winthrop Mountain View Chalets.Winthrop VIews


  Good views, clean and cute cabin - good company and great day of riding.



North Cascade Loop



Bright and early (ok not so early) the next morning, we saddled up and headed west on Route 20 - the very Northern Cascade Loop. And you could tell it was Northern and Higher!  



(Time to put on the warm gloves too!)



The North Cascade Loop

We dropped down from here into Burlington, had to get on I-5 for a few (not my favorite part) to get back to the ferry in Edmonds and finish off our Brain Break trip through Kingston on down to home in LakeLand Village

Good views, good company, good roads, good food and wine and best of all a GREAT ride!



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