Group outing to Pelican Stink

A simple proposal for a cache hunt on the GBA forums mushroomed into an informal group activity for the day. The discussion started with TeamOttlet noting an afternoon low tide (-1.89 ft) as propitious for a hunt for Pelican Stink. Lots of folks began responding. I asked Dan if he wanted to go for the […]

FTF’s at Del Valle with Dan

Three new caches were listed last night, so I got a call this morning from Dan asking if I’d like to go with him to Del Valle. He was ready to hike down the hill from the free parking area, but I wasn’t, so I paid the entrance fee and parked at the closest lot. […]

Thanksgiving proclamations

In 1789, President George Washington proclaimed November 26th as a national day of thanksgiving. Here’s the core of his presidential proclamation:

Whereas it is the duty of all Nations to acknowledge the providence of Almighty God, to obey his will, to be grateful for his benefits, and humbly to implore his protection and favor-and Whereas […]