There were lots of people at Twin Lakes beach, but there was still plenty of room.
If you live in Santa Cruz and you gotta have a boat, a 70-footer named Chardonnay is not a bad way to go.
These were the group next to us - tattoos were very popular on the beach.
As usual the water was cold, but this well-equipped family had no problem playing in the surf.
Just about every kind of activity was going on.
Cory made the picnic lunch, Maria laid about on the sand, and Janet enjoyed the environs.
Lots of dogs.
That's a catamaran flying the spinnaker for an incredibly long reach across the bay.
All kinds of watercraft.
Lots of tats.
The new sport of surf jumping.
Maria got to go for a walk.
Capitola - an interesting chimney on Crystal.
This little girl looks adorable in her cute swim suit, but those hands are full of sand she's been throwing at her brother in the background.
The latest house we have been thinking about - 2br, 1ba - the concern is how to get rid of the cat urine smells.