R is for the river and the trails that run beside her
E is for the eagles raising hope and flying higher
D is for downtown dining:
Art and music, beer and wine-ing

D is for diversions
Recreational excursions
Golfing, skiing, fishing, hiking
Gardening, boating, swimming, cycling
Fly kites, tie flies,
Sun shines
Most days of the year
Anything you like to do outside
(That’s legal)
You can do it here

I is for infernal heat that keeps the wimps away
N is for night lights on the Bridge at Turtle Bay
G is for the Gem of Northern California

Redding, Shasta County, USA