The caves, and views, above Calistoga

Up Mount St. Helena on a rainy day that wasn't. Always a great trek.

By | December 6th, 2010|0 Comments

Indian paintbrush in the Palisades

Bright colors, bright stories and knee-testing rocks. A pre-Easter jaunt....

By | April 4th, 2010|2 Comments

Not your typical honeymoon

Not feeling well, out of money, and seeing his career prospects fading quickly, the newcomer to California needed a break. So he headed to Calistoga thinking the mountain air would rejuvenate him. Plus, it was his honeymoon so what better place to spend it than a Napa Valley excursion. Local [...]

By | November 12th, 2009|1 Comment

Freestyling in the snow

  Mt. St. Helena, Robert Louis Stevenson State Park, Calistoga Crummy weather was in the forecast -- rain, but not snow. Only a handful of people showed up, but since I hadn't been hiking in CA in a few weeks with all my travel, I was determined to get out. [...]

By | December 13th, 2008|0 Comments