Went mushrooming yesterday at Point Reyes and was surprised that there were no mushrooms, even after the rains. As we were ready to go up to Mt Vision to check if those places with fog drip produced, a ranger came down to inform us that,...

You would think that people would go all over the place during this long weekend and you are right. There were dozens of cars at the junction of Sequoia Valley, Muir Wood Roads and Panoramic Highway, all hurrying along to the beaches. We headed to...

It rained during the week before we went looking for mushrooms at Point Reyes to show at the General Meeting on April 18, but we were not expecting to find much.  Instead, we decided to take a short hike around Limantour and Mount Vision.  As expected, we...

The blessed rains poured on and on during the week and it was time to get out of the house and burn off the cabin fever.  This seemed to be a widespread idea and soon saw an overflowing parking lot for Rock Spring Trailhead on Mount...

Colleen picked me up early morning and we drove towards Salt Point.  Driving to the coast after passing Petaluma, the valley was socked in fog.  It did not look like it would lift by the time we arrived at Salt Point, as it did not until the...

Saturday morning’s dawn was a magnificent display of colors, foretelling a good day in the woods.  And the promise became a reality. Deborah, Stine, Paul, Adrianne, Sylvia, Jay, Kim, Dinna, Roger, Chris, Nina, Adam, Josh, Marc, Kristi, Pierre, Joe and his wife, Steve and Laura followed our...