All photos taken May 19, 2022.
After retracing our steps across the bridge, we again turned right and soon found ourselves down at a gorgeous beach. Others were there, but the beach was not crowded in any sense of the word. We all agreed we could sit here for a while and contemplate our day so far.
Sombrio Beach Daydreaming © Tanka
unfolding before our eyes.
Basking in the day,
time seems to stand still for us.
Sombrio Beach Daydreaming.
Gorgeous beach view as we exit the trail
This day was as sunny as the previous day was grey. Cool ocean breezes stirred the azure waters
A couple of surfers were trying the waves
Our clear blue sky was encircled by a ring of high cumulus clouds over Washington state
This Steller’s Jay pranced along the log in front of us as if to say “Look at Me”. This shot shows him poised for take-off
Not a bad selfie, if I do say so myself
B tries to entice Benji to join him on the rock
Beach at the forest’s edge
family on the rocks
Benji’s dismount rates a perfect 10
pondering the vastness of our world
beautiful waves breaking
surf’s up….briefly. shortly after this shot weas taken, he was down
from a distance, this appeared to be a wooden tiki statue – Bart, is that you?
After 40 minutes soaking it all in, we walked back to the car