When nature gives you smokey air, you have a couple of choices:
- Sit inside and mope.
- Go outside and float.
The smoke was aided by particularly weak winds and thus the surface of the lake was like glass. Patricia Lake Bungalows rent out canoes, rowboats and kayaks. L and A had brought their pump up paddle boards, so we opted to rent kayaks and join them on the lake. While the tandem kayak was a little tough to steer, it was much more comfortable than our last canoe experience.
Floating on Mercury
beneath, we float silently,