Spring -Fall 2021

Assorted pictures, including Porcfest, bike ride on Olympic Discovery Trail, Scottsdale trip

Selling my old Orukayak - just too wide and stumpyWith Culp


In my new kayak with JudyOlympic Discovery Trail, with Jean


The railroad bridge, a good place for lunch


My trusty bike, clothing strapped to the seat


Damage on the side of the bike trail


Along the coast, close to Port Angeles


See the geese and goslings in the back?


A house/airplane hanger combo


The Cross State ride on the John Wayne Trail. I rode a bike, most people rode horsesSome of my fellow bikers.


Some also pulled wagons


I believe this was a building that provided power to the trains


I had my inflatable matress set up in the back of my Acura RDX. It was pretty comfortable.These old rail cars are part of a bed and breakfast




One of the tunnels along the trailAn abandoned farmhouse, all fallen in




Peter's graduation


A party with Peter's graduating classVisiting Yellowstone




Peter and I took a bike ride along the Burke Gilman trail- a little bat was on the trail. Perhpas a baby?


At the Log Boom park


A bike ride from North Bend to Rattlesnake Lake. Lots of nice salmonberries along the way.


Beautiful sunset


Sky Combat Ace - Aerobatic flying in Las Vegas, with Eric and RogerOn Guemes Island - a picnic at Young's Park


Lots of cute little housesAt the Dog Woods


Having an ice cream at the store, before leaving the island


Porcfest with Peter - this is the stash of food bought at an Aldi's,Lots of interesting camp setups. We were in a very basic motel room.


On a plant identification walkPeter made Boffers, out of pool noodles and plastic pipe. Unfortunately they were stolen by the TSA when we flew home.


Lots of people were armedAt one of the talks


A talk by David Freedman


Tom WoodsJeremy Kauffman, founder of Odysee, and his 2 kids, and a goat


Somd interesting carved furniturePorcfest in the evening


A day trip to Littleton


Wow - lotsa candy!


Eric visiting NC for his mom's 80th birthdayMe, with covid


A moon snailGeoduck clam, a big group of people were "hunting" it


Pretty darn heavy!A lot of thrown away mask signs, at Roche Harbor


Hurricane Ridge, near Sequim. Unfortunately it was a smokey day, with no view


Fort Worden, near Port Townsend






Looks like this water tower collapsed


At the Olympic Game Farm, near Sequim. Kind of like a drive-through zoo


On Ediz Hook, at the McKinley Paper company


Great sunset from the patio


Peter made coffee jelloIn Yakima


A fair at the Central Washington Agricultural Museum in Yakima - a barrel organ (?)Tractor Parade




The Asian Pear tree in the backyard was prolificIt's hard to pin Kenny down for a picture


At the Enumclaw Rodeo, with Jean and some friends


There was a singles event run by the rodeo clown, which involved a lot of shoes and boots getting thrown across the rodeo groundsRoche Harbor - the Freemasons were having some kind of ceremony here


At the sculpture garden




Peter's first day of school at St. Monica's


A kayak trip to Chuckanut Bay. This is Chuckanut IslandSo many clamshells! The Native Americans have been discarding their clamshells here for millenia.




A protest on the NE 8th. St. overpass


Kenny bought a 2010 Honda AccordA nice view of the city, from Somerset Boulevard


Eric and I flew to Scottsdale, Arizona for a Cirrus event.Fueling up in Battle Mountain


No idea what these things wereLots of large mansions on the outskirts of Scottsdale


This interesting tree had green barkAt the Wrigley Mansion


The telephone booth room. Apparently guests were encouraged to connect their own phone calls.


The Grand Canyon


This is close to Zion National Park


Chantrelle hunting with Jean close to Rattlesnake LakeThis guy makes a living playing piano in public and also with gigs. This is at Bellevue Downtown Park


At the Oct. 18th protest in OlympiaOn the way back from our trip to Boise, Idaho


Twin Falls hike with Jean and Kelly