FatherSon Ventures

Building a Relationship through Adventure

Sand Dune Park

Sand Dune Park in Manhattan Beach.   You climb up and run down a hill of sand. There’s a nice park at the bottom with a merry go-round. A great place for athletes to train and a father and son to hang out.    

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Rocketship Park

There are teachable moments in every father-son relationship that occur at random moments. I had one the other day with D as we talked with a girl at a park while looking down a steep hill. The hill at the park has three or four trails that wind in a zig zag fashion about 100 […]

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Dixieland Music

It’s a Sunday, and I suggest a family picnic to L. Manhattan Beach, a neighboring city, hosts a summer concert in the park series, so it will be a picnic on a blanket and Dixieland jazz music circa the 1950’s. Technically, going together as a family, this isn’t a true father-son adventure, but after D scarfs down some […]

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