Tag Archives: Arastradero Preserve

Mini polar blast brings snow to the Peninsula hills -and lots of green, too

At least once a winter, the peaks surrounding the Bay Area get dusted with snow. And that was the forecast when the Adventurers went to bed last night. So it was fun to receive photos first thing in the morning … Continue reading

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Return to long-time favorite Arastradero

When the Adventurers and the Mag went out to Arastradero Preserve this morning, they realized it had been awhile since they’d visited. The good news: Following the rains, green grass was sprouting all over. The bad news: They’s never seen … Continue reading

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Winter seems like spring at Arastradero

The Adventurers and the Mag enjoyed a morning hike at Arastradero preserve on a winter day that felt much more like spring, given temps in the 70s. What was also spectacular was how far you could see in any direction. … Continue reading

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Morning under blue skies, night out with the stars of Hamilton

The Adventurers’ day was very much in two parts today. Given it was a Thursday “adventure day” they wanted to do something in the out of doors, but not too much. That was because they were going to out late … Continue reading

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Arastradero remains a tried and true favorite

When the Adventurers don’t want to go to far afield but want a decent but shy of butt kicking workout, they head to Arastradero Preserve just over the border in Palo Alto. The temperature was perfect today, sunny and warm … Continue reading

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Enjoying the spring sunshine at Arastradero preserve

So, L officially got back in the saddle on Monday, walking the 5 1/2 mile Dish route with one of her and D’s M-A classmates (who has lived just around the corner for years but only recently discovered!) D has … Continue reading

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Hike around Arastradero following a bit of rain

It’s rained a bit on the Peninsula over the past couple of weeks and that means the long dormant green grasses at the area’s preserves are starting to peek through the soil. The Adventurers decided to check out Arastradero Preserve … Continue reading

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