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IONTW – December 10, 2017

An Advent practice. Also celebrating the season – The Grand Transformation at Castle in the Air is complete! This year’s theme is the flying circus. and speaking of SHINY! one hopes they mix something other than concrete with it! New … Continue reading

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Giacomini Wetlands Kayak Exploration

My third time kayaking was in the Giacomini Wetlands in the southern end of Tomales Bay. Part of Point Reyes National Seashore, the wetlands cover 550 acres. A so-called passive restoration was implemented in two phases over 2007 and 2008, … Continue reading

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IONTW – August 13, 2017

I don’t consider myself to be particularly afraid of heights but I’m not sure I’d walk over this bridge (World’s longest pedestrian suspension bridge, that is). On the other hand, I’d probably be up for checking out the World’s Largest … Continue reading


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Scenic loop from Cody, WY

We had a rental car and an afternoon, so decided to head west from Cody towards Yellowstone, despite the scepticism of the hotel desk clerk and his warnings about twisty roads with no guard rails over tall mountains. Even before … Continue reading

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