Walking to Kehoe Beach, Pt Reyes

A couple of words come to mind about walking to Kehoe Beach in Pt Reyes. One is yellow. One is geology. While mustard dominates the flowers on the trail to Kehoe Beach, there are plenty of other flowers around. And the mix of flowers will change as the season changes. From Pierce Ranch Rd, (north…

Where are the Peanuts?

Where’s this sad little Woodstock? I’ve obscured this image a little. Don’t really want to you to hunt for this one – respecting the owners location. While it looks like a new project in the works, this Woodstock has been sitting with the trash barrels for some time.   Last week’s statue Lucy is on…

Spring at Healdsburg Ridge

Not too late for spring flowers this year. (See June 2013 post below. Other posts: Dream  April 2013, Heights April 2010. The meadow up on Serpentine Trail is so amazing, I just have to try my best to climb the hill to see all the wildflowers. Through the woods uphill were soap plants, vetch, buttercups…

Where Are the Peanuts?

Where’s Lucy? Last week’s statue Last week’s Woodstock is at Luther Burbank Center for the Arts. Nearby is a Snoopy. And I’m thinking maybe there’s one inside?? I forget. Anyone??     For those of you who don’t know, Charles Shulz, the Peanuts cartoonist, came to Sonoma County from Minnesota in 1958. He opened a skating rink,…

Walking the Jepson Prairie

So many wildflowers (and pictures) at Jepson Prairie and Healdsburg Ridge lately, I’ve been slow to choose some pictures and share. Just go there, now! The Jepson Prairie is over 1500 acres in the Sacramento Valley with vernal pools and extravagant spring flowers. This is almost how California’s Central Valley used to be. It’s a windy…

Tall Ships in Bodega Bay

The tall ships are back. They should arrive in Bodega Bay late on April 13th. Events are planned for the weekend. For more information, click Press Democrat. These pictures Mike took are from 2013. Directions: 1818 Westshore Rd. Bodega Bay. From Highway 1 north of Bodega Bay, head to the ocean on Westshore. Need a walk?…

Where Are the Peanuts?

Where is this Woodstock? Last week’s statue Woodstock is outside a Kaiser medical building on Old Redwood Hwy. At the Kaiser building next door, Snoopy, Lucy and Charlie Brown help in their own way with health care. A labyrinth in front of Lucy awaits you.   For those of you who don’t know, Charles Shulz,…