The days are warm, the sun sets a little earlier and the little cubs have all gone back to school. It must be fall. What a wonderful time of the year, especially if you happen to have a grandson learning to drive who can drive you to the Santa Cruz wharf for lunch.
We roared up the mountain, down the other side, then crawled through traffic and several construction zones. We were hungry as bears, but the wait was worth it because salmon season is going strong and hungry bears love those fish!