Walking in Sonoma County…mostly

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

Wednesday Walking News: Butterflies, Long Walks

Hallberg Butterfly Gardens Annual Open Gardens Celebration – 8687 Oak Grove Road  Sebastopol, California 95472 It’s our 17th anniversary! Come celebrate with us… Sunday, June 22nd, 2014 10 am to … Continue reading

May 28, 2014 · 2 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 Asilomar – Pacific Grove

Many times we have walked near Asilomar, but never knew we could visit without signing up for a conference. This time we had online information, found brochures at the Social … Continue reading

May 4, 2014 · 5 Comments

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 Jack’s Peak – Monterey

A thousand feet above Monterey is a county park called Jack’s Peak. With 8.5 miles of trails and the sweet smell of Monterey Pines, this is great place to meet … Continue reading

April 26, 2014 · 4 Comments

Foothill Walk Uphill

Sonoma County Regional Parks have been hosting Wildflower Walks this spring. I managed to join one last weekend at Foothill Regional Park. For a small park, there’s plenty of hills … Continue reading

April 19, 2014 · 2 Comments

Things to Do – Spring Has Come

Do you need some things to do this gorgeous spring? Not that you haven’t been already. Senior Walkabouters I’ve been walking with this group along Santa Rosa Creek for about … Continue reading

March 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

Walk in Redding? Maybe not in August

. When you plan to travel 2,000 miles to many new places, it doesn’t hurt to stop first at a familiar place. The dynamic Calatrava’s Sundial Bridge across the Sacramento … Continue reading

August 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

A Walk at a Secret Garden

North of Jenner, CA along Highway 1 are several pullouts. In some places, there’s an overlook to the harbor seals sprawled on the beach near the mouth of the Russian … Continue reading

July 2, 2013 · 4 Comments

Too Late for Spring at Healdsburg Ridge

By the name of it, you know that Healdsburg Ridge is not a flat place. But the appeal can be strong for vista, the wildflowers and the scenes of walking … Continue reading

June 2, 2013 · 2 Comments

Lynn Millar

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

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