September 28

Fall has definitely arrived.  We returned home yesterday, so I am hoping to restart our walks.

Mileage: 1.45 miles
Time: 31 minutes
Temperature: 54 ° F.

Mt. Rainier from the flight home yesterday – I think the yellow tint is from the airplane window.  Regardless, it was an impressive sight.




September 9

Walked down to the farmers’ market this morning.  Only bought an orange roll.  They are very good.

Mileage: 3.5 miles
Time: 1 hour 19 minutes
Temperature: 62° F.

Yesterday was a long drive, drove up to Madison for the Quilting Show. Here is one of my favorites. It brings back my favorite memories of beach walking.



September 4

Happy labor day.  Carwyn and I hope your day was relaxing and refreshing.  We returned to the White Water Canyon this morning.  Colors are beginning to show their autumn hues.

Mileage: 3 miles
Time: 1 hour 30 minutes
Temperature: 71° F.



August 29

Nice muggy morning.  We received about 1 inch of rain yesterday.

Mileage: 1.16 miles
Time: 25 minutes
Temperature: 63° F.

My son is walking the Pacific Crest Trail.  The following is one of his pictures.  It is of Mount Thielsen.   Enjoy your day!

Mt Theilsen TJ


August 25

Short walk around the neighborhood this morning.

Mileage: 1 mile
Time: 22 minutes
Temperature: 60° F.

View from White Water Canyon.

August 23

Finally had time to visit a new place – White Water Canyon.  It took us a while to find the right turn off and I think we drove around it at least twice.  However, now that we know we will definitely be going back.

Mileage: 2.91 miles
Time: 1 hour 25 minutes
Temperature: 65° – 70° F.

We found an old stone dam built by the Civilian Conservation Corp in the 1930’s.  Carwyn stopped there for a quick drink of water and to get his feet wet.