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Finally – a cool and flat walk along San Francisco Bay

Out with the heat. And out with the steep. The Adventurers and the Mag had had enough. Yes, they’d gotten a little break during the Mavericks jaunt last Sunday, but that wasn’t exactly flat. Today was. They headed up to … Continue reading

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A return to the heat – and the steep – with Tilden Park hike

The Adventurers have been trying to “try some place new” most Tuesdays. Today, D suggested Tilden Park and plotted a hike that he did warn would have some steep stretches. An attraction to heading to Berkeley and that park was … Continue reading

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Taking their judging duties seriously at Chili cook off

This 4th of July found the Adventurers where they were for part of last 4th of July, at SCRA judging the chili competition. This year their job was harder – and easier. Alas, there were only three entries by the … Continue reading

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Morning jaunt to Hetchy Hetchy Reservoir

It was with Booka much on L’s mind that the Adventurers and kiddos drove to Hetch Hetchy Reservoir this morning. It was a very windy road but lightly trafficked. Parking they walked across the top of O’Shaughnessy Dam and then … Continue reading

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Getting a paddle in on Lake Chabot

With temperatures predicted for the 80s, the Adventurers made it a watery adventure today, paddling on Lake Chabot in Castro Valley. Lake Chabot had been somewhat hiding in plain sight to them until they discovered it on an outing with … Continue reading

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It’s all about skate boarding now that the James man is 7

The Adventurers headed over to Moraga this afternoon for a BBQ with friends and family to celebrate James’ birthday, which actually was June 2. They were the elders of the group as son John had gathered together some of the … Continue reading

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Yet another new park, this time Stevens Creek in Saratoga

L continues to be amazed at the fact that she missed the many dog-friendly parks in Santa Clara County during the Cassie years, but the Adventurers are working to get them notched off their hiking list one by one. The … Continue reading

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