July 2014 - A Summer Vacation

When a summer vacation is actually several.
Cora getting down at Emily's wedding. : wedding, dancing  Longs Peak, I think (in Colorado). : wedding, mountains, trees, blue, green  View of the Flatirons over Boulder from the direction of Lyons. : wedding, flatirons, prairie  Mt. Rainer and Mt. St. Helen's (in the background) from the airplane window. Such a pretty day! : waldron, wedding, beaulieu, berg, airplane, window 
On the ferry from Anacortes to Orcas Island (San Juan Islands, WA). : waldron, wedding, beaulieu, berg, ferry  Beautiful sunset first night on Waldron Island. : waldron, wedding, beaulieu, berg  Loren at Waldron. : waldron, wedding, beaulieu, berg  Pascal at Waldron. : waldron, wedding, beaulieu, berg 
The overcast and 60 degree weather was blissful after leaving the 105º heat in Arizona. : waldron, wedding, beaulieu, berg  Rustic accommodations were the word for the weekend. : waldron, wedding, beaulieu, berg  Shipping channel. That island across the way is Canada! : waldron, wedding, beaulieu, berg  Wedding party on the beach. Good times! : waldron, wedding, beaulieu, berg 
Rafting an easy part of the Rogue River. It's the dogs' first time out on the boat.  Steve smiles from his kayak.  Loren, Carroll, and Bruce.  Bruce looks serious about his rafting. 
Preparing the kayaks for action at Scotts Flat Lake. : kayaking, swimming, water, lake  Eric looks ready to roll. : kayaking, swimming, water, lake  The water level is low due to the drought in California. : kayaking, swimming, water, lake  Dinner at home. : home, food 
Kyle and Gerene prepare to cut their cake! : wedding  Hiking in the Ventana Wilderness near Big Sur. : big sur, hike  Loren and I moments after she agreed to marry me. : big sur, hike, proposal  Philippe, Loren, and Pascal on the third day of backpacking. : big sur, hike 
Dawn and Loren on the night before Loren's birthday. : birthday celebration  The restaurant staff sang happy birthday to Loren. Yummy desserts here! : birthday celebration