Big Trees

Big Basin, Big Trees

  The big trees can be hazardous… I spent so much time looking up instead of at the trail beneath my feet that I stumbled at least 15 times on the […]

Big Sur

Ewoldsen: A Better Way to the Top

  This state park is currently closed due to fires and winter rain damage.  Check the park website for the latest information. The last time I set out on a Big […]

Big Sur

McWaaaay (lotta people) Falls

  This state park is closed due to fire and winter rain damage.  Check the park website for the latest information. “We’ve had two people killed there this year” the ranger […]

Beaches

Water, woods and wrocks

This state park is closed due to damage from fire and winter rains. Check the park website for the latest information. Limekiln State Park was one of the state parks […]

Big Trees

Wah-wahs in the Woods

Nellie and Shiloh needed a vacation. At some point last winter I went to a snowshoeing class at the REI in Marina.  I was the only person there, and Sierra, […]

Beaches

Two for One

This state park is closed due to damage from fire and winter rains. Check the park website for the latest information. We were about 6 miles south of Nepenthe on […]

Big Sur

Big Sur, Big Trees

Soberness Fire Closings: Check each park website for the latest information on all Big Sur parks. Pulling into Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park is actually a bit of a hazard.  You […]