Walking in Sonoma County…mostly

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

Wednesday Walking News: National Parks hit 150 &

The 150th Anniversary of the idea of National Parks by elfling Follow for Daily Kos Fri Jul 04, 2014 at 04:00 PM PDT attribution: Carleton Watkins, Library of Congress Merced … Continue reading

July 9, 2014 · 4 Comments

Wednesday Walking News: 10 Urban Parks & Broadway Theaters

From Sunset Magazine – Top 10 urban parks 1. Art in open spaces: Jack Poole Plaza, Vancouver, B.C. The surprise here is the life-size Digital Orca sculpture breaching vertically from … Continue reading

May 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

Walking at Garland Ranch – Carmel

Before our recent trip to Monterey Peninsula, Mike studied a map of the area. That’s how we found Jack’s Peak and how we wound up at Garland Ranch Regional Park. … Continue reading

April 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

Walking more Bay Trail & the Napa River

Last week I did another walk with fellow-Walkabouters at the JFK Memorial Park along the Napa River. Tule Marsh used to dominate the area until the mid-1800s.  San Pablo Bay … Continue reading

April 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Sugarloaf Ridge via Planetary Walk

Sugarloaf Ridge State Park, a 2700-acre park in the mountains above the Sonoma Valley, is still worth a visit even for people who need a flat walk. Just past the … Continue reading

March 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

Walking around the Bay at the Oakland Museum

Hope you are a quick planner – we went to a wonderful exhibit called Above and Below: Stories from Our Changing Bay It ends February 23rd – that’s like Sunday. … Continue reading

February 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

More Colgan Creek Walking

Colgan Creek, from Stony Point Rd. to Bellevue Ave. is a short flat walk by some open fields and yards. We like it for the raw Santa Rosa and openness. … Continue reading

December 27, 2013 · 2 Comments

Wednesday: Walking News

It’s winter. Please be sure others can see you at night. I wear a reflective vest. This is from the Sitka walkers. November 30, 2013 by sitkaoutdoorrecreationcoalition Be Safe, Be … Continue reading

December 4, 2013 · 4 Comments

Walking News

Yes, I’m still working on a guidebook – so in the meantime – here’s some news. Click the hyperlinks (bold and underlined text) to travel to those place. ____________________ Road … Continue reading

November 7, 2013 · 4 Comments

Crescent City to Arcata Walking

Well it isn’t one straight walk from Crescent City to Arcata, California. But it is some driving and bits and pieces of walks and parks. Crescent City When along the … Continue reading

September 29, 2013 · Leave a comment

Lynn Millar

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

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