An uncrowded beach hike

Starting a hike on a beach is a treat because it allows you to discard your shoes, wriggle your toes in the sand and even walk in the edge of the surf as it laps the shore. On a recent hike that started on Limantour Beach at Point Reyes, we [...]

By | May 4th, 2011|0 Comments

On and off the Sky Trail at Point Reyes

I suspect that I will never get tired of exploring the Point Reyes National Seashore. Each time I'm out on the coast on some trail there, I encounter people who have been hiking and wandering there for years and are still amazed at the views, the terrain, the wildlife and the sheer scope.

By | August 2nd, 2010|3 Comments

One way to beat jet lag

There was a moment last weekend when a few of us were down on the Pacific Ocean at the base of a large cliff. The water had rushed out allowing us time to dash further along the edge of the cliff into a small cave-like recess. But suddenly the water [...]

By | March 26th, 2010|1 Comment

Sculptured rocks, not bodies


Limantour Beach, Point Reyes National Seashore Every time I make it out to this jagged slice of the Pacific coast, it feels like a new experience. While there are only four major trailheads in the coastal park, add in a dozen different camping areas and numerous smaller trails and you could hike all day.

By | August 31st, 2009|3 Comments