Sunday, January 14, 2007

Mortuary... er, Monastary Beach, Carmel, California

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As noted in a previous post, this can be a dangerous beach. The rip tides here are ferocious. Like Monterey Bay, Carmel Bay is 1000+ feet deep not very far off shore. The resulting undertows are impressive as a number of SCUBA divers have learned to their dismay.

In the trees you can just see the Carmelite monastary for which the beach is named.


WJWilson said...

Looks like a great day.

photo-effe said...

Very good and interesting idea, you have a great day

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