Monthly Archives: June 2013

Trying to halt the Giants skid with a visit to the Waterloo Club

The Adventurers headed over to the Waterloo Club, a dive bar and restaurant, that touts itself as being located in the “The Biggest Little Giants Town in the World,” for dinner tonight. They sat at the bar and talked to … Continue reading

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When furnace turns on, the outing takes place early

Not many options when near record heat is predicted. If you’re going to be out of doors, it needs to be early, so that’s what the Adventurers did today, taking Maggie and house guest dog Annabelle out for a quick … Continue reading

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Morning paddle on the “Disney” of Sierra lakes

On the Lodi paddling trip a few days back, a fellow paddler sung the praises of Utica Rerservoir just off Highway Four (which is over Ebbetts Pass). He said, “If Walt Disney was going to build a lake, this is … Continue reading

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Morning decision leads to Lake Alpine getaway

The Adventurers awoke with nothing concrete on the day’s agenda, other than given the day’s high predicted to be in the hundreds, their activity would involve water. After some perking (as D calls it) and a few calls, they found … Continue reading

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Perfect summer evening for a paddle on Lodi Lake

The entire area of Northern California was beginning what is forecast to be a days long heat wave. While other people pulled down their fans from the attack, L headed over to the Delta to join D and Maggie the … Continue reading

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Both sides now – just over the hill at Pescadero

The Adventurers both admitted this morning that they’d hit the wall. They’d walked – and a few times jogged – a whole lot of miles in the past couple of weeks. And maybe they could go no more. The weather … Continue reading

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What’s back to normal when you have all day to figure out what to do?

L. was once the editor of what was then called Modern Maturity magazine. During her 30s, she chronicled the life of retirees. Today, she lived the life. Take a long time to read the paper…eat breakfast slightly before 10:00 am…then … Continue reading

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