Gio's Ranch Halloween
October 31, 2007
Gio put on his scarecrow
costume at home and then went with Norm
to M-Bar-C Horse Ranch about 3 miles down our road by Mutiny Bay.
Later, John, Kimmer, Lee, and Jan went too.
The ranch is a non-profit horse ranch for kids of Puget Sound to
It has horses to ride and a small western town to explore.
John has been volunteering there lately to install a new stove.
Our spooks model the costumes Jan
made for them
in our driveway before going to the ranch.
(Scarecrow, 2 of the 3 Musketeers, Pokahontas and
The western town was
decorated for Halloween.
A view of the Ranch pastures and barns and
Mutiny Bay in the distance.
John finished up his installation of a stove
in the ranch house.
Stagecoach; Town as seen from the ranch
Gio by the big mural on the side of the town's
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Gio most enjoyed the talking skull inside the
at the corner of Mane and Horse Shoe streets.
A pirate ghost talked to Gio in the Post
A skeleton got a haircut in the Barbershop;
and there was a ghost in the Bank.
The Saloon had big spiderwebs inside and a
giant spider outside.
There was a pumkin patch beside the haunted
Ranch Manager Bill confered with the witch
before she invited Gio into her haunted home.
Gio met many scary-looking "Spooks"
inside the house
who were really friendly volunteers mostly from
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Digital Photographs by Norm Boynton, Copyright
2007, all rights reserved.