It happens almost every time we arrive at a new park for a host job. We arrive, we look around – and wonder if we are going to like our new location. Is there anything to do here ? will we meet any like-minded Hosts, Rangers, Guests? How will we pass the time here – now … More The Sun Sets on our Fort Stevens Visit
Fort Stevens – Oregon’s most desirable park (we think…) & our new home for the next 1.5 months. We will be kayak hosting here for the next few weeks and are looking forward to a new park, new surroundings and new explorations! Friends visited here earlier this week, tried to extend their stay … More Ft Stevens – Our New Home & Oregon’s “Most Desirable Park”
Donald & I just finished our most recent Camp Hosting gig at Milo McIver State Park, located in the Northern Cascades. We really enjoyed our stay at the park – working as kayak hosts and doing other interpretive work (fish painting, animal tracks, bat talks). We enjoyed it so much we plan to return in … More A Milo McIver wrap up – Our Great Camp Host Experience!
Milo McIver State Park – Minutes from Portland Oregon Portland – the City of Roses – Unofficial Motto: Keep Portland Weird Offered Here – Five Weirdly Wonderful Things at Milo Mac #1. We train llamas here. Oh Yes We Do. The Llama Rendezvous and Drive-In took place here in the park. Every year the Back Country … More Five Weirdly Wonderful Things at Milo Mac (aka Milo McIver State Park)
Kayaking in the rain – best yet! Our fifth kayak tour working as volunteer camp hosts was best the so far!! Our volunteer work as kayak tour hosts means on Thursday evenings… No Happy Hour!…..we are going our for a paddle! Tonight we had a great group of all beginner … More Kayaking in the Rain? why not? Best ‘Yak’ Yet!