Category Archives: Leasure

Winter in Chester. December 2014

The long trip this year was out of question. Sad. As a result I was looking for some nice place to spend the holidays. Something homy with lots of snow and good food, preferably not too far. I like the … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving in Mendocino. Thanksgiving 2014

Once again we are spending Thanksgiving around Bay Area not-backpacking. Last year we went to Mendocino. Also due to the same reason. How sad. Perhaps I should figure out some sort of interesting route in the Southwest that could be … Continue reading

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Long Train Ride East

Saturday, Dec 21, 2013 Finally went to the train in the evening. I was a bit anxious all day. Just waiting for the trip to start. To top it off Rita had three patients. The real start of the trip … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving in Mendocino. Thanksgiving 2013

Once again we are spending Thanksgiving around Bay Area not-backpacking. Wait, last year we did a lovely backpacking trip to Pat Spring. For some reason after a trip to Death Valley and Utah I’m out of good backpacking ideas for … Continue reading

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North Cascades NP Trip. Sept 2013

Prologue I was really planning to go to Glacier NP, to do that famous North Circle trail. This plan was in my head since last Summer. I waited for the April 15th deadline, selected the route, submitted the application for … Continue reading

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Busy Weekend of June 15/16

Rita have been giving me a field about hiking all the time. I was giving her field back for not planning anything. So she did. Saturday, June 15 This day we went to San Francisco. First there was a bit … Continue reading

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Pat Spring in Big Sur. Ventana Wilderness. Thanksgiving 2012.

I was itching to go somewhere this Thanksgiving weekend. It was a long 4 day weekend and staying home would be rather wasteful. I couldn’t plan anything substantial with more days off mostly because I was already out of vacation … Continue reading

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