Category Archives: Dog friendly hikes

Returning to the old (but new) path along Alpine Road

Most of the time the Adventurers park at the Ladera shopping center and head out along Alpine Road toward Los Trancos. But this morning, they decided to walk along the stretch of Alpine from close by their house out to … Continue reading

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Escaping to a close-to-home forbidden paradise

The Adventurers and The Mag ventured to a close by forbidden paradise this morning, that being Foothills Park, which is technically open only to residents of Palo Alto. But they’d gotten a tip that the rule was only enforced on … Continue reading

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Hiking Bedwell Bayfront with all its wildflower glory

On most Wednesdays, L jogs the hills of Bedwell Bayfront Park before taking a Pilates class that is close by. But because she deviated from that routine yesterday, the Adventurers headed out with the Mag this morning to hike the … Continue reading

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Doing a flat land walk at Bayfront

There are all sorts of routes you can take at Byxbee/Bayfront Park, but the Adventurers and Maggie did an up and over and then stuck close to the shore today. Good for viewing waterfowl. And, of course, the Mag got … Continue reading

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It’s Gracie’s turn to shine in Rheem talent show

The Adventurers and Maggie headed over to Moraga mid-afternoon in an attempt to get ahead of the Friday afternoon traffic. The good news is that the rain was gone and, taking the back way, the hills were shimmering green. With … Continue reading

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Hiking Irish Hills before the rain came

Rain was predicted up and down California today, but the Adventurers got on the road earlier enough to beat it, at least in San Luis Obispo where they stopped for a hike at Irish Hills open space, well named, at … Continue reading

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Weather too gorgeous – let’s stay another day!

That was the decision of the Adventurers. Why drive home on Monday when they could enjoy Pismo Beach on a sunny, gorgeous not quite spring day. They headed to the dune that make Pismo famous on foot with The Mag … Continue reading

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