2006 and all that
On New Years Eve, Janet and I got married amidst the tall trees on the banks of the Hood Canal.
Daughter, Elizabeth and Trevor on wedding day
In February we traveled to San Carlos, Mexico
Stopping in Tombstone
and Tucson, Arizona
Retired US Air Force A10 "Thunderbolt" Aircraft mothballed in the desert
on the way home
Janet with new Grandson, Connor
One of Janet's best images of the year. Taken at Butterfly World in Victoria, Canada
Denmark, Norway and Sweden
The boats of Thor Heyerdahl at Bygd°ynes in Oslo
Viking long Boat
Main shopping area Ulricehamn
Koster Island family transport (cars are banned) note the safety seat made from a bottle crate. Very common on the Island.
Anten-Grafsnas Jarnvag Railway
Our hosts in Sweden, Margarita and Goran Rosen
Goren standing in front of their traditional Swedish farmhouse
Janet driving Goran's Britannia Pacific at Boras
More images of Live Steam in Sweden can be seen here
A visit to the vineyards of the Willamette Valley for Janet's birthday in November
Erath Vineyard with Mount Hood in the center distance
The coast, north of Florence with Heceta lighthouse in the distance on the cliff.
The engines and wing of the Howard Hughes flying Boat "The Spruce Goose" at McMinnville
Crater Lake in late June
Colorado and Wyoming
Grand Teton National Park in late September
Durango and Silverton Railroad
More images from the Durango visit can be seen here
Hoh Rain Forest and Coast
This too is one of Janet's images
In October 2006, I joined the Union Pacific Railroad
In the yard at Hinkle, Oregon
Typical freight working on the Portland to Seattle run
Approaching the Tacoma "Narrows"
Underside view of the new, under construction and "old" Narrows Bridge, west of Tacoma, Washington. Taken from the cab of a north-bound freight. working.
Crossing from BNSF to UP track-age north of Tacoma with Mount Rainer in the distance
Janet continues to manage the local Red Cross operation
Janet, standing far left of picture with some of her staff and volunteers
Elizabeth on Christmas Eve 2006
Janet, New Years Eve 2006