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Church Mountain Trail

By Regis. July 7 So we tried a third mountain hike today. On the drive to the trail head, Linda was thinking out loud “Why is it always cloudy and rainy when we go for hikes?”. Then without skipping a beat “oh yeah it’s… Continue Reading “Church Mountain Trail”

Another Great Day on the Water

July 6 I went whale watching again today, but this time from Bellingham, Washington.  This puts you in the midst of the San Juan Islands.  It was a great trip and I was fortunate to see another pod of Orcas. We saw transient Orcas. … Continue Reading “Another Great Day on the Water”

Purple Martins

Our new campground has 4 nest boxes set up by the water that have attracted more purple martins than the boxes can accommodate.  There is a lot of twittering, communicating, and bickering going on.  Regis saw two females fall out of the sky latched… Continue Reading “Purple Martins”

Rhododendrons

June 5 We spent the day exploring the west edge of the Hood Canal. We set out in search of Eagles and found some. Mostly, the Eagles were soaring over the side of the mountain but one adult sat in a tree nearby and… Continue Reading “Rhododendrons”