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August 10, 2007

Third bridge

Approaching LaConner from the Hole in the Wall, under “Rainbow Bridge.” That’s Fidalgo Island on the left, the Skagit Valley mainland and downtown LaConner on the right. This is the third major bridge linking Fidalgo Island to its neighbors: Berentson … Continue reading

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October 8, 2006

Sun and falls

It was a week ago that son Mark and I had a great time scrambling around the base of breathtaking Chatterbox Falls in British Columbia. Mark’s sense of adventure was greater than mine, leading him to seek a “shower” under … Continue reading

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November 25, 2005

Holiday rainbow

It was just about dinner time on Thanksgiving when this beautiful rainbow appeared, planting one foot in downtown Anacortes. Minutes later there was a double rainbow, the outer arch more faint than the first. To our delight, the rainbow lingered … Continue reading

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February 1, 2005

Cascades rainbow

On beautiful days like today I often wish I could hop in the car and head “upriver” into eastern Skagit County. I took this photograph years ago on a trip to Diablo Dam. This weekend (February 5 and 6) the … Continue reading

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April 17, 2004

Rainbow Bridge

Blue skies and billowy white clouds drew me to LaConner yesterday afternoon, and I was rewarded with this photo of the Rainbow Bridge. This bridge is one of three spans linking Fidalgo Island with the Skagit Valley and Whidbey Island. … Continue reading

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February 2, 2004

Double bow

We were treated Sunday afternoon to not just one, but two rainbows sweeping full over Anacortes. The double bow appeared before the Super Bowl broadcast, so there’s a chance some percentage of the population enjoyed it.

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