Monthly Archives: April 2016

Back in the hiking groove with a trip to Marin County

While the Adventurers often go south to Santa Cruz County to hike (or kayak), they rarely go north of San Francisco to Marin County. The distance is about the same but it’s a bit of a pain to get through … Continue reading

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First baseball game of the season is minor league

The Adventurers headed to San Jose this afternoon to spend some pre-game time with friend Christine before watching the Stockton Ports, managed by her husband, Rick, take on the San Jose Giants. First stop was the Dolce Hayes, a hotel … Continue reading

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Celebrating with Casey and Patrick on their wedding day

First a note to self: get a few horizontal photos when at events. Or you’ll end up leading the wedding post with a sprawled out James, looking very satisfied with himself at the country club where the wedding and reception … Continue reading

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Enjoying a hike in Hartshorne Woods

On the suggestion of groom Patrick, the Adventurers headed north up the Jersey shore to Hartshorne Woods, a 736-acre park that has 16 miles of trails, several old military bunkers and a small beach with a fishing pier. They first did … Continue reading

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More cousin time at the rehearsal dinner

The festivities continued this evening with a rehearsal dinner at the Raven and the Peach, featuring a large variety of tasty dishes and all the usual welcome and salutes. The gang of four continued to figure out imaginative ways to … Continue reading

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Getting a taste of the Jersey Shore with a walk on the boardwalk

While D was golfing with the guys – John, Patrick and Jack – L went for a walk along the Jersey Shore, parking at Seven Presidents Park and heading south. It was not a warm day, so people were a … Continue reading

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Starting the wedding celebrations in New Jersey

The Adventurers flew East today to attend the wedding of Casey and Patrick. L has know Patrick since he was a baby, the beloved third grandchild of George and Frances Getze known for years as Packy. He’s marrying his high … Continue reading

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