|The Maiden of Deception Pass, after her transformation.|
Every time we visit the Pacific Northwest, we feel likewise torn between our roots in the midwest and the many allures of this area. We are tugged by the beauty of the land, the profundity of the ocean, the phenomenal paddling opportunities, and our wonderful friends in the area.
|Jeremy on a hike around Mountain Lake in Moran State Park on Orcas Island.|
|Lunch with Shawna and Leon during a day paddle through the Wasp Islands.|
|Trees, water, trails....sigh.|
|Toto, we aren't in Chicago anymore.|