Tag Archives: hiking

A Year Half Full

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June 27, 2016 My how time flies when I have no John Muir Trail hike to plan for. In both 2014 and last year, as I tracked the months, days and minutes until I hit the trail, it seemed that … Continue reading

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Sunday Fun – Mount Tamalpais Watershed

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February 22, 2016 A crisp winter Sunday morning on my beloved mountain. A glorious day and I opted for the road (or trail, less traveled) – Simmons Trail to Collier Spring, via Potrero Meadow and Barth’s Retreat instead of the more … Continue reading

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Another ’25 Days’ Gallery from the John Muir Trail (Landscape Edition)

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December 8, 2015 Starting off with the gallery and a touch of narrative below. Happy Holidays. Christmastime and another great year (personally) winds down. I insert the parenthetical because I sometimes feel guilty to enjoy so many blessings against a … Continue reading

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Day 3 on the John Muir Trail (Sunrise Camp to Tuolumne Meadows)

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Note: for those who want to skip the Day 3 narrative and just look at the photos, feel free to scroll down to the gallery at the end of the post and click on the first photo to begin the slideshow. … Continue reading

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25 Days of Landscapes on the John Muir Trail

August 31, 2015 A companion piece to last week’s wildflower blogpost. I’ve been off the John Muir Trail for three weeks now and it’s funny how even after such a short time, my ever so selective memory continues to reassess … 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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16 Days of Heaven – My JMT Adventure

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November 13, 2014 So now it’s been a little more than three months since coming off the John Muir Trail in mid-August. Ever the obsessive, I already have an itinerary for next year’s trip and the date in January when … Continue reading

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