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Bay Area Spring Hikes

There is no time like springtime to take a hike in the Bay Area. With emerald green hills, colorful wildflowers, and plenty of water after the rain in winter, many parks and open spaces take on a whole new complexion. 1,224 more words

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Mount Tamalpais State Park

Rising high in the heart of Marin County – north of the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, California – is Mount Tamalpais State Park. With deep canyons and steep hillsides, the land is covered in skyscraping redwoods, golden grasslands, and oak woodlands. 241 more words


Mt Tamalpais: Bolinas Fairfax-Ridgecrest

Saturday, February 17, 2018

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This counterclockwise loop meanders through the city streets from Mill Valley to Fairfax before climbing up Bolinas Fairfax Rd up to Pine Mountain and descending through the gorgeous redwoods to Alpine Lake. 1,060 more words

Marin County

When you breathe in FOG.

I really, really adore black and white. It has the ability to strip down the photo to its bare essentials, leaving our eyes drawn to the subject and the contrast in the complexity AND simplicity of a colorless medium. 25 more words



A week ago, I finally escaped the city. While I do love San Francisco, the constant noise of the city can become overwhelming. After two months without true immersion in nature, I felt like I needed to get some fresh air. 256 more words


My Mother and The Crystal in Tamalpais

To many people, “Tamalpais” means nothing. The mountain is a stranger to them, its name foreign. But I’ve lived in the shadow of Mount Tam my entire life, hiked its trails countless times. 267 more words

KPIX 5 Reporter Gets Surprise On-Camera Marriage Proposal

MOUNT TAMALPAIS (CBS SF) – Moments after KPIX 5 reporter Emily Turner had finished her live shot for the 5 p.m. news, she ended up being part of an even more dramatic story that was caught on camera. 237 more words