Gene Parsons – Caspar CA. resident, Musician, Inventor and Craftsman

First let me give a quote from Wiki: “Gene Victor Parsons is an American drummer, banjo player, guitarist, singer-songwriter, and innovative engineer, best known for his work with The Byrds from 1968 to 1972. Parsons has also released solo albums and played in bands including Nashville West, The Flying Burrito Brothers, and Parsons Green. Parsons … Continue reading

A visit to the Golden Gate Railroad Museum in Point Richmond, CA.

The Golden State Model Railroad Museum is an operating model railroad exhibit located in Point Richmond, California, within the boundary of the Miller/Knox Regional Shoreline park. It is located in the Brickyard Cove area and features dozens of realistic city and country scenes, with trains from different eras running on several layouts in different scales. Previously based in Oakland, the East Bay Model Engineers … Continue reading

Osprey fishing for salmon

ZA picture is worth a thousand words. I’d certainly need more than a thousand words to describe what is in these pics. I have seen quite a few Ospreys since I moved here (Fort Bragg, CA.) in 2000. I have never seen one with a salmon in its talons. Click on any photo to see … Continue reading