Wildflower Walks in Regional Parks Begin March 23

Passing this along from the Sonoma County Regional Parks: "Each spring, Regional Park volunteers lead a series of free wildflower walks in parks throughout Sonoma County. The first walk of 2013 is scheduled for March 23 at Sonoma Valley Regional Park in Glen Ellen, with additional hikes planned [...]

By | March 14th, 2013|1 Comment

Dogs, hikes, trees, and miscellany

Monday's snow aside (yes, Virginia, it did snow in Sonoma County - see photos here), the hiking trails around the North Bay are getting crowded these days. No surprise, given the early mustard blooms and other things starting to come to life. In contrast from some of my mega-hikes of [...]

By | February 20th, 2013|2 Comments

The view from above Windsor

Here's an easy post-work hike for you: Foothill Regional Park in Windsor.

By | March 10th, 2011|7 Comments

After-work hikes to consider

There are all sorts of hiking opportunities now that the summer is off and running, at least temperature-wise, if not yet on the calendar. After a sluggish spring of not-enough hikes and too many weekends tied up with various other commitments, I've been checking out trails whenever and [...]

By | June 15th, 2010|2 Comments