Category Archive for 'Oregon'

between the tides

Saturday, November 24th, 2007

more photos from my October trip to California and Oregon One of the items on my trip wish list was to spend some time at tide pools along the Oregon Coast. Unfortunately, the cold, rainy weather of October played havoc with our plans. However, in the final days of our trip, my friend and I […]

wave junkies

Sunday, November 18th, 2007

~ more notes and photos from my October trip to Oregon and California ~ There’s no doubt about it — my friend and I are a couple of wave junkies. No matter where we were along the coast, we spent many hours perched on high look-offs, or clambering about on rocky outcrops searching for the […]


Monday, November 12th, 2007

As photographers, my friend and I made it something of a ritual to be at the ocean at sunset on almost every evening while traveling along the California and Oregon coast. We photographed the shores and oceans in all kinds of weather and beneath many different skies. These are just a couple of my photographs […]

the unexplained

Wednesday, October 31st, 2007

I guess a post or two are about due by now. I’m home again now — have been for about a week — but have been too busy and preoccupied to write much of anything. However, here’s a post that I’ve actually been sitting on for a year. Hallowe’en night seems like the perfect time […]

McCloud River

Wednesday, October 10th, 2007

Late Saturday afternoon, we turned off I-5 to look for a campground. We were a little disappointed to find that so many campgrounds seemed to be closed for the season or for construction work. However, we did eventually find an open campground several miles up the McCloud River which flows into Lake Shasta. The site […]

mount shasta

Tuesday, October 9th, 2007

We left Grants Pass on Saturday, and travelled east to the Medford area, stopping to visit the Crater Rock Museum at Central Point. I didn’t take photos, but let me just say that it’s well worth a visit if you’re ever passing by. It’s owned and operated by the Roxy Ann Gem & Mineral Society. […]

fiddlin’ around

Tuesday, October 9th, 2007

This is actually old news as I wrote this from our campsite along the McCloud River in the Lake Shasta area and am posting it from Redding. However, I did want to post this photo of a metal sculpture seen in Grants Pass on October 6th. It’s in the corner of a parking lot where […]