Monthly Archives: February 2018

There’s snow on them thar hills!

The Adventurers knew that a brief and surprising rain storm blew through Menlo Park last night about 10:00. And they knew that it was chilly out. What they didn’t know until they got out to Arastradero Open Space this morning … Continue reading

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A moment of wispy nostalgia for a long gone Mustang

Doing their usual breakfast walk to Cafe Borrone and the farmers market, the Adventurers happened upon a 1965 Mustang just like the one D used to own, (well except for the red interior). They waited around hoping to meet the … Continue reading

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Home on the range Stanford style

D was marshaling at the Stanford Golf course this morning, so after taking Maggie around the long block, L headed out to climb the back side of the Dish. It’s always so good to mingle the cattle in the spring… … Continue reading

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Bundle up and hike Windy Hill is the call of the day

Friday, Feb. 23: OK, L is not a climate change expert, but she does remember a lot more frosty days when ¬†she first moved back to Menlo Park in 1990. That meant chilly hikes, then mostly on the weekends due … Continue reading

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Return to long-time favorite on Portola Ranch trails

Tuesday, Feb. 20: L, in particular, has hiked what she calls the “Los Trancos/Portola loop,” hundreds of times. It’s the go to hike when looking for a good workout over a short amount of time. Today, the Adventurers and Maggie … Continue reading

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Here’s a surprise – a brand new hike at Quarry Park

Saturday, Feb. 17: On what was forecast to be a sunny and warm winter day, the Adventurers headed coastside for a hike “on the other side of the highway.” That means they were east of Highway One, rather than one … Continue reading

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A “wow” hike along the Bay followed by one great “dog”

The Adventurers headed across the Bay this morning for a hike around the perimeter of Coyote Hills Regional Park, which they’ve enjoyed in the past. And did so very much again today. There’s always something to look at – colors … Continue reading

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