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!
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!
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