Cate

Cate Hawthorne Cate Hawthorne is a high energy person who loves sharing her passion for learning and the outdoors with others. Cate has several K-12 teaching credentials and a masters degree in education. After 13 years working in public schools, Cate moved from the classroom to the water. Kayaking is one of her many outdoor adventure pursuits on the Mendocino Coast. Cate is also an avid mountain biker, birder, and wild mushroom connoisseur.

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Whirlwind

Oct 30, 2013
Whirlwind

My apologies for all who follow my blog for my lack of blogging.  This year seems to have been a whirlwind of on and off water activity.  Overall, I have to say that Life is not good . . . it is GREAT!!!  Here's a little of what's been u...

Sea Kayaking Mendocino’s Area 10-13

Sep 6, 2013
Sea Kayaking Mendocino’s Area 10-13

At the end of August, Jeff and I took a day off to play with our friends Jim and Tess.  We sea kayaked a stretch of the Mendocino Coast that we call Area 10-13.Area 10-13 has some of the coolest sea caves to kayak in on the Mendocino Coast.Delving...

Feeding the Soul

Aug 7, 2013
Feeding the Soul

Surfing Feeds My Soul

Woman on Water

Jun 25, 2013


Dawn Patrol

Jun 4, 2013
Dawn Patrol

"An object at rest remains at rest unless acted upon by a force. An object in motion remains in motion unless acted upon by a force." Newton's First Law of MotionIt's 4:45am.  The alarm clock hasn't gone off yet but my internal clock has activated...

Spring

May 18, 2013
Spring

I have to admit that spring is not my favorite time of the year.  Spring is an unsettled time for me.  I know that some of it has to do with the windy weather that we have.  It also has to do with preparations for and anxiety over our up...

Run’d Oft

Apr 29, 2013
Run’d Oft

" R...U...N...D...O...F...T"O'Brother Where Art ThouYep, it's true - I dun Runned Off for a bit with my sweetie.  Our Spring Run-Off was a journey to do some Northern California Whitewater Kayaking before summer. We boated on the Upper Sacramento ...

Make it Look Fun

Mar 31, 2013
Make it Look Fun

The rumors are true.  Last week, I competed in my first kayak surf contest.  I have a hard time saying competed because for me surfing isn't about competition.  Most surfers never surf in a competition and many loath the idea.  The ...

Dreamtime

Mar 15, 2013
Dreamtime

Have you ever experienced one of those moments when you have to pinch yourself because it doesn't seem real? This morning,  Jeff and I are standing on the headlands scouting a break for surf - the sun is shining, there isn't a breath of wind,...

A Little Fresh Water in the Face

Mar 11, 2013
A Little Fresh Water in the Face

In December, our winter was off to a flooding start; however, January and February have been quite dry.  Fortunately there is never a shortage of whitewater on the Mendocino Coast so we haven't been high and dry in our kayaks but definitely jonezi...

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