Monthly Archives: June 2018

Day to kick back and enjoy Evergreen Lodge

After the big outing to Carlon Falls yesterday, today was a day to kick back and enjoy all that Evergreen Lodge has to offer. For the kiddos, that meant lots and lots of zip-line, spider web and pool fun followed … Continue reading

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Heading out on a real hike to Carlon Falls

The slightly over three mile hike to Carlon Falls was labeled “easy” with just a short, steep quarter-mile at the end. It’s also considered one of the best swimming holes in the country. And indeed most of the way was … Continue reading

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Morning jaunt to Hetchy Hetchy Reservoir

It was with Booka much on L’s mind that the Adventurers and kiddos drove to Hetch Hetchy Reservoir this morning. It was a very windy road but lightly trafficked. Parking they walked across the top of O’Shaughnessy Dam and then … Continue reading

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Heading to the Sierras on Kiddos Summer Adventure 2018

Grace and James arrived last night all packed and ready for the Adventurers’ summer grandkid getaway. The destination this year is the Evergreen Lodge, which is in the Stanislaus National Forest near the Hetch Hetchy entrance to Yosemite. On the … Continue reading

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Getting out of the restaurant rut by trying Courthouse 2021

There was a twist in today’s schedule. When D reported to his marshal job at 1:00 pm he was told that a kid’s camp was taking over the course and he wouldn’t be needed. (Yes, it would have been nice … Continue reading

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On a Mag-free day, it was a return to Edgewood

It was a Maggie grooming day, so the Adventurers hit one of the [many] local parks that don’t allow dogs, Edgewood in Redwood City. (They are baffled why Santa Clara County has many parks where dogs are¬†welcome as do the … Continue reading

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Getting a paddle in on Lake Chabot

With temperatures predicted for the 80s, the Adventurers made it a watery adventure today, paddling on Lake Chabot in Castro Valley. Lake Chabot had been somewhat hiding in plain sight to them until they discovered it on an outing with … Continue reading

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