Monthly Archives: February 2016

Watching the Bruins in their annual trip to Maples Pavilion

L has been watching the Bruins play the Cardinal at Maples yearly for as long as she’s lived back in Menlo Park. It was an afternoon game today – and tickets were free. So, even though her team has had … Continue reading

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Paddling at Elkhorn Slough – in February? Who da thunk

L was all set to hike Windy Hill today but D had a better idea. Given the mid-70s temperature, take the kayaks out of their moth ball state and head down the coast to Elkhorn Slough, which is the nearest … Continue reading

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Another spring like day for a walk along the Bay

D cycled from home to Coyote Hills this morning and L and the Mag joined him there for a  great hike around the perimeter of the park along the Bay. It was an incredibly  clear day – the buildings in downtown … Continue reading

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Valentines Day outing to Bean Hollow

The Adventurers could deviate from their usual Sunday walk-to-the-Farmers-Market routine today and decided to head up the hill and west. First stop was for breakfast at Alice’s Restaurant. By being there around 9, they figured they’d beat the Valentines Day … Continue reading

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Another balmy day – and a hike on less frequent ground

The nice weather just won’t stop and El Nino continues in hiding, and given that it was Thursday adventure day – and they were without The Mag, who was being groomed, the Adventurers head to Edgewood Park. It’s a great … Continue reading

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This is winter? Temps in mid 70s call for a hike

The last few days have been unseasonably warm in the Bay Area, and El Nino appears to have gone in hiding. The Adventures did what a lot of other folks did, head out to Arastradero open space for hike. Arriving … Continue reading

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Watching the “who cares” Super Bowl with family

The Adventurers headed to Oakland to watch Super Bowl 50 with Julie and John and Grace and James, along with a few of J & J’s friends. It was a mellow Super Bowl. No one had big skin the game. … Continue reading

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