• 21Nov
    Categories: Everything!, musings, travels here Comments Off on Crab Season

    A few days ago I was having lunch at the Port of Ilwaco.

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    As I drove away, I saw some local crabbers getting the pots ready for the upcoming Dungeness crab season.

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    I wonder if these guys would be good quilters?

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    As I pulled over to take some pictures, I heard, “Hello, Karen.”  It was Ed–a guy I grew up with and went all through school with.

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    This is what they’re hoping to catch.  Dungeness crab.  In my book, there’s none better.

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    Every fisherman has his own color buoy.

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    The season starts near the end of the month, and right now the crab pots are stacked up everywhere.

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    If I were a crabber, I’d want buoys this color!

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    Crab is a traditional Christmas treat in our family.  I can’t wait!

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