2017 ~ Adventures with The LovedOne

2017 Year in Review

The LovedOne is not keen on having her picture taken. I love taking her picture (and her too). This can create a bit of artistic tension when we’re out adventuring. But I have the camera and I’ve learned how to silence its shutter…

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Pinnacles National Park (California) 21-Apr-2017

Pinnacles National Park California

In the early 1970s, I was a frequent visitor to the west side of Pinnacles National Park (it was a national monument then) both for rock climbing and to spend time with friends who were then rangers at Chaparral.  Some of my earliest rock climbs were done on the loose, crack-free, downward sloping volcanic breccia that dubiously passes for “rock” at Pinnacles.  I never made it over to the east side then and haven’t been back since.  The LovedOne had never been there.

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