Tag Archives: Fall Colors

My Annual Tahoe Area Autumn Color Photo Safari

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October 2016 After missing the peak foliage season last year, I more than made up for it during my visit last Thursday and Friday. Up well before dawn and on the road with my large Peets coffee. I witnessed a … Continue reading

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Wild Mushrooms – Autumn’s Answer to those Damned Showoff Wildflowers

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December 4, 2014  Nothing like a series of storms to make a hiker giddy. Especially one who resides in Northern California where we’re suffering through an extended drought. Of course, it takes more than a week of rain to lift … Continue reading

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On the Trail of Beauty – My Year in Pictures

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December 31, 2013 Another year ends, my oversized Christmas tree is already on the curb, and I’ll soon be ramping up my training for the John Muir Trail, Mt. Whitney and other adventures that await. And like the ‘end of … Continue reading

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Mountain Soul – my book of Mt. Tam & Muir Woods Images

December 5, 2013 Admittedly, I’m not very good at shameless self-promotion, but I’ll give it a try (insert sheepish emoticon). Ironically (or paradoxically) I also don’t believe in false humility. Over the past few years, from my many visits to … Continue reading

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Yosemite in November – Waterfalls and Rim Fire

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November 27, 2013 I visited Yosemite National Park last week. As always, the beauty of the park is sublime and I enjoyed two wonderful days of hiking to Vernal, Nevada and Upper Yosemite Falls. I love Yosemite this time of … Continue reading

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Autumn in Paradise (aka Northern California)

November 16, 2013 Just a quick post of recent Mt. Tam images. November hiking in the area is one of the times of year that remind me more than ever why I love the Bay Area. While others back east … Continue reading

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My Foliage Fixation – Not All About Aspens, but Pretty Close

October 24, 2013 By now, the Sierra foliage season is winding down, hopefully transitioning to a robust snow season in the mountains before long. With two dry years in a row, California badly needs a strong rainy season which usually … Continue reading

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