Walking in Sonoma County…mostly

walking for those with bad knees, bad habits or bad attitudes

Walking at Goat Rock

Goat Rock and the rest of Kortum Trail. Just south of the Russian River and the town of Jenner, CA is access to Goat Rock part of the Sonoma Coast … Continue reading

October 25, 2013 · 6 Comments

Walking the Kortum Trail in Winter

Kortum Trail is one great place to walk clifftop along the Sonoma coast. Round trip, it’s eight miles from Goat Rock to Wright’s Beach. I like to pick it up … Continue reading

January 6, 2013 · 2 Comments

Where is Your First Day Hike (Walk)?

Where will you walk the first day of the year? I have a few suggestions. Kortum Trail – in winter the land is raw, the ocean powerful and the air … Continue reading

December 31, 2012 · 10 Comments

Most Poplular Posts 2012

The most popular posts for 2012 – without including one day this week, someone falling asleep on their keyboard for Bartholomew Memorial, a nice hike, but not very flat. Click … Continue reading

December 29, 2012 · Leave a comment

Introduction to Walking – Three Years Later

So, going forth, I’ll have a fifth. How did I get to that sentence? First, a suggestion to rewrite my first post. Second, a notice of my third anniversary on … Continue reading

December 8, 2012 · 4 Comments

Kortum Trail Update

We visited the coast a couple of weeks ago – to check on the wildflowers. The buttercups were out and a few other strays, like this mallow. Seeing the early … Continue reading

March 31, 2012 · 1 Comment

Walking Sonoma Coast – Kortum Trail

Here’s what you may have missed on our walk May 21st. A beautiful day at the coast was sunny and windy, but not freezing. Everywhere we looked there were flowers, … Continue reading

May 28, 2011 · 1 Comment

Everthing’s Right above Wrights Beach

The weather forecast said no rain until 3pm. So at 9:30am it started to rain as soon as we got in the car. It was the kind of rain that … Continue reading

May 14, 2010 · 2 Comments

Shell Beach North at Year’s End

It was an eye-watering, nose-running, earmuff-wearing kind of day for a walk. But every day at the ocean is different. This was just a raw cold and windy one. The … Continue reading

January 1, 2010 · 4 Comments

Lynn Millar

I am a writer of short stories, poems, plays and two someday-they’ll-be novels.

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