Ft Stevens – Our New Home & Oregon’s “Most Desirable Park”

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”

Five Weirdly Wonderful Things at Milo Mac (aka Milo McIver State Park)

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)

Our first day as Kayak Instructors. No one fell of their boat! 100% success!

Today was our first day of working. FYI – working is the only word I can think of to describe what we are doing here, but it is the farthest thing from work that one can imagine.  If I could have paddled around the Pentagon (where I actually did work) like this, well, I don’t … More Our first day as Kayak Instructors. No one fell of their boat! 100% success!

Our Former New (temporary) Home – Milo McIver State Park, Oregon

We arrived at our new temporary home – Milo McIver State Park – where we will be kayak hosting for the next two months.  We are excited to be here! We have a great camp host spot that overlooks the Estacada Lake and – hope to have many dinners and potlucks overlooking the water.   New Happy … More Our Former New (temporary) Home – Milo McIver State Park, Oregon