Jim Ostdick at Crater Lake Rim. Photo courtesy of Jim Ostdick.

Art & Culture

Q&A: Jim Ostdick’s 2,650-mile hike from Mexico to Canada

Local adventurer publishes his story of the journey.

Jim Ostdick completing his 'Coast-to-Coast' cross-country bike ride from Portland, Oregon to Portland, Maine.

San Benito Lifestyle

Retired teacher bikes from Portland to Portland

Jim Ostdick, retired earth science teacher, conquers the Pacific Crest Trail and then completes a 48-state loop around America by bike