Monthly Archives: March 2012

Day 12 – Ensenada to LA


Our morning started with a great breakfast in the restaurant next to our hotel.  It was an interesting experience.  It appeared to be where the well-healed, local Ensenada “ladies who lunch” meet for breakfast.  It was awesome.  Not a gringo … Continue reading

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Day 11 – San Quintin to Ensenada


Waking to bright sun shining and colorful birds singing is a wonderful thing.  A run through the countryside included cactus farms rimmed by bright purplish-red wildflowers and a mad dash away from a couple dogs.  Not unusual down here seeing … Continue reading

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Day 10 – San Ignacio to San Quintin (almost)


Morning finally, mercilessly, came after enduring a few hours of thumping bass, and we headed back to basecamp for breakfast with the whole crew.  We’d been told about “Gary’s homemade sausage” and the great breakfast they cook up.  Well, the … Continue reading

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Day 9 – Loreto to San Ignacio


We woke up to find La Gigante parked in by some government truck.  On Saturday.  Hmmm…  Oh well, we’ll take a walk and assume it will all get worked out, as it always seems to in Mexico.  A morning walk … Continue reading

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Day 8 – Todos los Santos to Loreto


Morning started with a run down some dusty, bendy roads alongside small, clear flowing aqueducts that supplied the green planted fields on either side as we made our way down to a vast, empty beach of endless sand and close-crashing … Continue reading

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Day 7 – San Jose del Cabo to Todos los Santos


Woke up to quite the sunrise.  No clouds to add to the presentation, but the reds, orange, and yellows below the deep blue were phenomenal. Great morning with a run down the never-ending beach and then lounging poolside with some … Continue reading

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Day 6 – La Paz to San Jose del Cabo


Forgot to post a picture from yesterday. I mean, I’m not going to let a self-portrait go without posting. My mom would be so disappointed… I got up early this morning and headed into town for a quick breakfast, riding … Continue reading

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