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February Wildflowers at Pulgas Ridge OSP

I consider Pulgas Ridge Open Space Reserve my park. When I lived in Redwood City, it was just up the road from my apartment. Now that I live a little further away, I don’t go there as often. 246 more words


For the end, I go back to the beginning

Well, this is it.  The last blog post.  My 159th post in almost 3 years.  It’s been an incredible 3 year journey and I’ve so enjoyed all the readers’ comments and appreciated the support.  699 more words


Swimming and Hiking Adventures at Brohm Lake

I wrote this months ago but have been so slack with my posts recently that I’m only just getting round to posting. I can’t believe it’s already been over 6 months since we all went to this incredible place! 519 more words


When Emus Attack!

This winter my girlfriend and I went on a short hike at Ankeny National Wildlife Refuge. It’s not too far away from Salem, OR and reportedly is a good place to see birds. 155 more words


Hiking Goat Mountain

No, no, no, no! Come, let’s away to prison.

We two alone will sing like birds i’ th’ cage.

When thou dost ask me blessing, I’ll kneel down… 90 more words

Hammock-crafting part 1: Reflecting on the Hennessy Explorer Ultralite and Warbonnet Blackbird XLC

I’ve had ideas on making some of my own hiking gear since early 2015, when I had a simple idea to make my own rain skirt instead of purchasing one of the few existing options. 1,591 more words



We walked upon fields of white
Surrounded by eyes as crimson moon in a summer night, while cold
Cuddled us with all its grace and might. 151 more words