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1253-4th of July – Orange County, CA

This is the way you want to watch July 4th fireworks. From a lawn chair in your own driveway. [...]

August 4, 2015 Southern California

1252-Dave’s Bike – CA

One of my best pals at the university in Alaska is Dave. He is an avid BMW motorcycle rider and has travelled in and out of Alaska and across the country many times on his GS1200. Since I was 19 [...]

August 3, 2015 Motorcycle Trips, Southern California, Texas Ride, US Travel

1250-Bike Training – CA

First time on a bike. I had my first all-day motorcycle training session. Trial by fire! My teacher did not fully appreciate my inexperience on the bike. The day began with “Here’s how you start it, there’s the back brake, [...]

August 3, 2015 California, Southern California, Texas Ride

1185-Los Angeles International Airport – Los Angeles, CA

Janine and I had the opportunity to go with the Photo Club from Saddleback College to the Los Angeles International Airport for a private VIP tour. Who would have thought you would get the chance to run around on the [...]

March 2, 2015 California, Southern California, US Travel

1127-Holy Jim Falls – Orange County, CA

Bought a book on day hikes in Orange County, CA. Started thumbing through it and found a hike I hadn’t done since Boy Scouts. It was thirty minutes away up the main street near my house. Turned off on to [...]

September 29, 2014 California, Southern California, US Travel

1121-USS Iowa – San Pedro, CA

The USS Iowa is an historic battleship now berthed in San Pedro Harbor a few miles from downtown Los Angeles. I saw an article on interesting places to visit in the Los Angeles area and took a shot. The ship [...]

September 4, 2014 California, Southern California, US Travel

1118-Mt. San Jacinto Hiking – Southern California

Mt. San Jacinto towers over the city of Palm Springs and rises 10,834 feet above the desert floor. The easiest way to reach the mountain top from the desert side is the cable car. The Palm Springs aerial tramway was [...]

August 31, 2014 California, Southern California, US Travel

1119-Mt. San Jacinto-Solitude – Southern California

Before I started my hike of death, I would my sanctuary of solitude. I always find a spot where not one is, with a great view, and where I can only hear the blood rushing through ears. This spot had [...]

August 31, 2014 California, Southern California, US Travel

1117-Laguna at Sunset – Laguna Beach, CA

Laguna Beach, CA is only 15 minutes from me and I am there frequently. This time the lighting was wonderful so here are some of the shots I took off Heisler Park above main beach.   [...]

August 27, 2014 California, Southern California, US Travel

1089-Hobie Alter – Laguna Beach, CA

Hobie Alter died this week and we spotted this memorial for him on the side of a surf shop in Laguna Beach, CA.   [...]

April 7, 2014 California, Southern California