Monthly Archives: July 2016

Back where it all began four years ago in the same seats

So, it started at an Orange Friday night game on July 27, 2012, when D came over and joined L for a Giants baseball game with her son John and one of his buddies. Their team lost to the Dodgers, … Continue reading

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Exploring Friday Harbor before heading home

Last night, the Adventurers had a great dinner at The  Restaurant at Friday Harbor House overlooking (yes) the harbor, which had been recommended to them by locals. They were glad they did as the food was excellent, although they doubt they … Continue reading

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Escaping to the water and exploring American Camp

With the kids moving on to Victoria this morning, the Adventurers scheduled a three-hour paddle that took them out to Haro Strait with the hopes of spotting some Orcas. The current took them out quickly so they ventured further than … Continue reading

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Down low, up high at English Camp on San Juan Island

The campers, as D refers to folks on this family outing to San Juan Island, took in a bit o history along with a hike this morning. They started where the English once had a garrison here, the result of the … Continue reading

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It’s about the whales, not the lime, at Lime Kiln State Park

The Adventurers were looking for a good morning hike of around four miles, given that D was golfing in the afternoon with son-in-law Tim. So they settled on Lime Kiln State Park which was, more or less, just down the … Continue reading

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Tale of two kayakers and three different San Juan Island experiences

The Adventurers are in the Pacific Northwest where they are not only getting to visit D’s youngest grandchild, Wilder, but to see some places that neither of them have been. As background, about a month before L and D went … Continue reading

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Walking around Lake Merced provides different perspective on the City

The Adventurers had to go up to UCSF today to pick up their classes and brought The Mag along thinking they’d do one of their favorite walks, from the Cliff House to Land’s End. But it was foggy wet and … Continue reading

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