A Beach Along the Snake River With an Engineering Lens

Continuing my goal of avoiding the crowded areas of the beaches along the California coastline, I decided for my final beach blog to post about another beach I visited near Yellowstone. This was another spot in which I fished. The river adjacent to my friends house in Jackson Wyoming is the Snake River this is […]


Butterfly Beach, Montecito CA

The beautiful and my most favorite beach of all, Butterfly Beach, resides on the coast just a few minutes east of Santa Barbara. This particular beach is one of the most popular among the beaches in the Santa Barbara area and attracts many locals and practitioners. Since I have been living in Santa Barbara, it […]


Sandy Dune near Point Mugu

“The sea is smooth,” Ramo said. “It is a flat stone without any scratches.” My brother liked to pretend that one thing was another. “The sea is not a stone without scratches,” I said. “It is water and no waves.” “To me, it is a blue stone,” he said. -Island of the Blue Dolphins by […]