Monthly Archives: October 2018

Enjoying one last hike at Point Lobos State Reserve before heading home

Both driving down to Big Sur on Monday and driving back yesterday, it was clear that Point Lobos State Reserve is extremely popular, so much so that the parking lots fills up early in the day. That means motorists need … Continue reading

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Back at one of their all time favorite places – Mission Ranch in Carmel

Early on in their relationship, L & D stayed at Mission Ranch Inn in Carmel, but they hadn’t done so in the last few years, as The  Mag has been with them. They took this Mag-less trip to return to … Continue reading

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Surprising sights at Garapata State Park

Evidently garapata means tick in Spanish, and there was indeed a sign warning of the insects at the inland trail head at Garapata State Park, which would be easy to miss if not for the parked cars along the road. … Continue reading

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Getting a last look at the Post Ranch Inn trails (and turkeys)

L had the idea that the Adventurers would walk some of the Post Ranch Inn trails that they hadn’t been on previously before breakfast this morning, particularly because they’d be checking out later in the morning. They were so glad … Continue reading

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The Adventurers celebrate their third wedding anniversary with hiking and relaxing

Early this morning, the fog had come in to cover the ocean, stopping short of the ridge where Post Ranch Inn sits – the magic of being in Big Sur in October. Yesterday,  L poised by a heart sculpture that … Continue reading

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On the D’s birthday, exploring the many parts of Big Sur

D joined the 70 club today, months after many of his classmates. The story goes that he was a premie and was actually due on or around L’s birthday. That would have meant he would have been a class behind. … Continue reading

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Let the birthday/anniversary celebrations begin with trip down the coast

The Adventurers packed up the car and headed south this morning for a four day getaway to celebrate D’s 70th birthday and their third anniversary. First stop was Rocky Point, which they’ve enjoyed over the years, when they’ve been in … Continue reading

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