Winter Days at Hornero
This winter we had a new cabin on the south shore of Donner Lake. It was a season of ups and downs with huge snowfall and drought. So far, spring shaping up in march.
An Impromptu Trip to Yelapa!
With only five days notice, we headed down to Yelapa for a week of paragliding in paradise!
A Little Cross-Country in the Emigrant
We took a little fall cross-country hike in the Emigrant Wilderness. 3 days, 7 lakes, the last gasps of the Rim Fire and a whole lot of granite slabbin'
Azores 2013 - Lagoa
Lagoa is the charming rural community where our lovely home and acreage on Sao Miguel was located.
Azores 2013 - Ponta Delgada
Ponta Delgada is the heart of Sao Miguel. The city is lined with cobblestone streets full of art and music. The surrounding countryside hosts a array of volcanic formations creating a green flying playground.
Azores 2013 - Vila Franca do Campo
Vila Franca is summer vacation land. This place is full of warm weather fun from the pools a Caloura to snorkeling at Ilha Vila Franca.
Azores 2013 - Ribeira Grande & Nordeste
On the north side of Sao Miguel lies the 'sunniest village' of Ribeira Grande. Ribeira Grande is home to one of the only sand beaches on the island and it just happens to be huge and with spectacular flying. Farther afield is Nordeste is a charming an…
Azores 2013 - Povoacao
Povoacao is the ancestral capitol of Sao Miguel. Today it's isolated canyons are home to quaint, lost in time villages, it's craters to hot springs wonders and the skyline to Sao Miguel's highest peak.
Azores 2013 - Terceira
Our one day on Terceira island was full of exploration. Our friend Marcia's homeland is one that we will surely return to explore more!