water sports

Crater Lake National Park

Crater Lake was once Mount Mazama — that’s right; this lake was once a mountain!  It is one of a long line in a range that extends from northern California up through British Columbia; it’s where the earth’scrustal plates collide.  Through repeated volcanic eruptions, Mount Mazama grew for some half million years to a height of over 12,000 feet. …

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The End of the Race

Monday through Friday for the past four years, our niece Kelsey was at the University of Wisconsin’s boathouse on Lake Mendota by 6:15 a.m. for what was usually a two-hour practice before she attended her daily college classes.  Her second practice of the day took place at 4 p.m. and ran for another hour and a half.  On Saturdays …

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