Locally-sourced adventures

Where Is My Suitcase

When a colleague goes up to Baltimore for work on a Saturday, there is nothing to prohibit a wanderlust-afflicted friend from jumping into the passenger seat of a zipcar and zipping along to “that place on the map”, a place chosen by pointing an indiscriminate finger at a peninsula north east of the city, invitingly shaded over with green and surrounded -as a peninsula should be- with blue.

And so it is I found myself discovering North East, MD, and Elk Neck State Park on a cloudy yet beautiful Saturday afternoon.

Surprised to discover that the ‘cliffs’ were actually quite jagged

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Glimpses of sailboats through some overhanging branches

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Glimpses of clouds through others

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Even a beach, although perhaps not for tanning

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The azure sky peaking through the grey clouds, winking at us

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Signs of autumn in the air and in the trees

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A well-deserved break for lunch and people-watching at…

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