Sea Ranch

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Slim and Gabby
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Sea Ranch

Postby Slim and Gabby » Sun Dec 14, 2008 6:59 pm

I just came across this nice article on Sea Ranch, a fine place from my youth. We used to frequent nearby Salmon Creek Beach. I did actually stay in one of the original homes sometime in the late ‘80’s, but don’t remember just which one.

http://travel.nytimes.com/2008/12/14/tr ... l?emc=eta1

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The famous "unit 9" condo:
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and the esteemed architects-Charles Moore(seated), Richard Whittaker, Donlyn Lyndon, Willam Turnbull:
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Apparently, there is a move to 'modernize' the lodge. Too bad. This place is/was purty darned swell.
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Postby Mod' i-fy » Wed Dec 08, 2010 8:04 am

The wife and two other friend couples did a weekend their at Sea Ranch back in 2002. Simply an awesome place and would love to go back to. I highly recommend it.
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