Motorcycles

 

Brookings Road Trip - April 2008

 

Brookings road trip
Somewhere near Rumsey on Highway 16

 

Brookings road trip
Highway 1 north of Fort Bragg

 

Brookings road trip
One of my favorite stretches of road - Highway 1 just south of Leggett

 

Brookings road trip
A bridge under construction along 101

 

Brookings road trip

 

Brookings road trip

 

Brookings road trip

 

Brookings road trip

 

Brookings road trip

 

Brookings road trip

 

Brookings road trip

 

Brookings road trip

 

Brookings road trip

 

Brookings road trip

 

Brookings road trip

We booked a great guide to take us fishing.  I highly recommend Captain Jim.  Book him through:

Sporthaven Marina
16374 Lower Harbor Road
Brookings, OR  97415
(541) 469-3301

 

Brookings road trip

 

Brookings road trip

 

Brookings road trip

 

Brookings road trip
Captain Jim with the first of many ling cod

 

Brookings road trip
A canary rockfish (an endangered species that was quickly thrown back)

 

Brookings road trip
A black rockfish

 

Brookings road trip
A cabezon

 

Brookings road trip
Another canary rockfish

 

Brookings road trip

 

Brookings road trip
Notice how glassy smooth the water is. An unusually calm day out on the ocean.

 

Brookings road trip
A quillback rockfish

 

Brookings road trip

 

Brookings road trip
California's finest entered Oregon's waters just long enough to throw their weight around.

 

Brookings road trip
Captain Jim pulls off a triple - 3 black rockfish all on the same line at once.

 

Brookings road trip
A young grey whale makes a second appearance. You can just see him on the surface along with some spray.

 

Brookings road trip
Ling cod put up a mean fight...

 

Brookings road trip
...have huge mouths...

 

Brookings road trip
...and sharp teeth. I now understand why Jim uses a gaff.

 

Brookings road trip

 

Brookings road trip

 

Brookings road trip
A double for Kristi.

 

Brookings road trip
Another cabezon.

 

Brookings road trip
The catch of the day - a beautiful vermillion rockfish.

 

Brookings road trip

 

Brookings road trip
The grey whale makes its third and final appearance of the morning.

 

Brookings road trip

 

Brookings road trip

 

Brookings road trip

 

Brookings road trip

 

Brookings road trip

 

Brookings road trip
Some guests were waiting for us back home.

 

Brookings road trip

 

Brookings road trip

 

Brookings road trip
They loved the apples we gave them.

 

Brookings road trip

 

Brookings road trip
Del Norte Coast Redwoods Park

 

Brookings road trip

 

Brookings road trip