A Family Adventure

Tyson, Emilie & Isaac

Radiant cooling and hangar progress

September 15, 2019
Emilie Phillips
updated September 19, 2019

Mid-September update on the hangar. Most of the site work is done. The site crew had to import crushed stone and bigger gravel for the taxiway and apron. Without it, the trucks kept sinking into the sand. We are waiting until after the outside of the building is done before we pave. They dug up […]

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Hangar progress: foundation

August 31, 2019
Emilie Phillips
updated September 17, 2019

Making some progress on the hangar. By beginning of September, the foundation was in and most of the site prep was done. We knew the utility lines to the house would be going straight through the hangar foundation. The one unexpected hiccup, was we had lots of loam on our property, and not so much […]

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Goose Rocks Beach

September 8, 2019
Emilie Phillips
updated September 11, 2019

We went kayaking at a new spot in Maine, Goose Rocks Beach in Kennebunkport. It’s just north of Cape Porpoise. In fact, we were planning to go to Cape Porpoise, but we discovered the tides were wrong for the causeway launch. Goose Rocks Beach was a good launch site. It may be too busy to […]

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Fry Canyon Ruins and Slot

June 15, 2019
Emilie Phillips
updated September 5, 2019

To have seen some of everything on our big Utah trip, we still needed to land alongside a big river, hike a slot canyon, and see ancient Pueblo ruins. We could fit all that in one day with a quick landing at Mineral Canyon, then on to Fry Canyon for the day’s hike.

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We like sea kayaking in big waves, landing our airplanes off-airport, skiing in the wilderness, and more. Check back next week to hear about our family’s latest adventure.

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