Tag Archives: Contra Costa County

Adventures Past, Adventures to Come – Early 2015 Photo Gallery

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April 4, 2015  As of this morning, JMT II – 2015 is but 104 days away. In the planning and endless anticipation for last year’s trip, I learned many valuable lessons. High on that list of lessons is that regardless … Continue reading

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Aha! So THAT’s Why They’re the State Flower

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April 25, 2014 – Mt. Diablo State Park Warning! If you dislike poppies, you probably aren’t going to like this latest blog post. Granted, you’ll find a stray lupine or two, some sunflowers, a buttercup, a thistle and a really … Continue reading

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Through a Fog Kissed and Fire Scarred Landscape – Mt. Diablo

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November 1, 2013 With heavy morning fog plaguing the Bay Area last week, especially along the coast and my favored Mt. Tamalpais, I opted for a visit to Mt. Diablo. I tend to hike there in the spring when temperatures … Continue reading

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Mid-winter on Mt. Diablo – Hawks and Eagles

February 12, 2013 A long overdue first blog of the year. I was hoping to post some snowshoeing in Desolation Wilderness pictures from a trip last week, but my fear of blizzards and being turned into a popsicle kept me … Continue reading

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