Tag Archives: Lake Tahoe

Autumn Foliage – Sierra Edition

October 29, 2019 While not as famous as the foliage season in the Northeast, we do have some damned fine displays here in California, most notably in the Sierra where aspens are plentiful. For me, living in the Oakland area, … Continue reading

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Late September Snows in Tahoe

Oct. 15, 2019 A bit after the fact, but this isn’t hard hitting timely journalism. Two weekends ago I was able to get up to South Lake Tahoe to hang out for a couple of days. I was planning on … Continue reading

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End of Year Clearance

December 31, 2018 Surely I could’ve found time to write more than two blog entries (including this one) in 2018, And like any good non-practicing Catholic, I always feel like I need to beg forgiveness for my absence from Blogland/the … Continue reading

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Not Quite an End of Year Gallery – but close

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November 6, 2017 I suppose it’s part of my Catholic upbringing – and the attendant guilt – that makes me feel as though I need to explain my absence from the world of Blog. It’s like going into a confessional, … Continue reading

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A Year of Photos – 2016

January 15, 2017 Usually these types of blog entries are done closer to the new year, but time got away from me a bit. I’ve also been busy working on my John Muir Trail book. It took me eleven months … Continue reading

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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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2015: My Year on the Trails (better late than never)

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January 19, 2016 My official lame excuse for an end of the year compilation a lofty 19 days into 2016: By writing mine at the end of the year – when everyone else is writing one; when TV shows are … Continue reading

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