Category Archives: Bay Area adventures

Goodbye to Wilder and family and hello to the Cal League manager of the year

Jill, Tim and Wilder headed out from Menlo Park this morning with the next stop Wilder Ranch before heading south, working their way back to San Diego. The obligatory self-portrait was taken in the Adventurers’ backyard. For D and L, … Continue reading

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A visit to Happy Hollow with grandson Wilder and his parents

The Adventurers took the last of their joint grandchildren, Wilder, to Happy Hollow today, making it officially five for five. Wilder’s parents, Jill and Tim, are on a northern California visit and D and L knew from experience that there’s … Continue reading

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Visiting new California Trails area of Oakland Zoo starts “Kiddos Summer Adventure – take two”

The Adventurers headed to Moraga this morning to pick up James and Grace for their second summer kiddos adventures. This time they’re staying local and giving it a California theme. First stop was the brand new California Trail area of … Continue reading

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Back to the Yard where it all started six years ago

The Adventures took Caltrain to the City this afternoon, got off at 4th and King and walked the three blocks to AT&T Park where it all started six years ago today. Same seats – as always – thanks to friend … Continue reading

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24-hour City break starts with visit to photographer’s Scott Kline’s exhibit

InMenlo contributing photographer Scott Kline has been doing a project called Facing Time, photographing people 55 to over 100. L participated already and today, D scribbled his few lines of advice and posed for Scott. Then it was to Nob … Continue reading

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Finally – a cool and flat walk along San Francisco Bay

Out with the heat. And out with the steep. The Adventurers and the Mag had had enough. Yes, they’d gotten a little break during the Mavericks jaunt last Sunday, but that wasn’t exactly flat. Today was. They headed up to … Continue reading

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Taking their judging duties seriously at Chili cook off

This 4th of July found the Adventurers where they were for part of last 4th of July, at SCRA judging the chili competition. This year their job was harder – and easier. Alas, there were only three entries by the … Continue reading

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