Tag Archives: Portola Valley Ranch trails

Nice shady hike on a slightly forbidden path

A few weeks ago, L was out on a solo hike that she did frequently when she was dogless, going up along a canyon to Coal Mine Ridge. The Toyon Trail is supposedly not dog friendly, but she met quite … Continue reading

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Thigh-high greenery surrounds the Adventurers on spring hike

By all accounts, Maggie was “below ground” during most of today’s hike. Not literally but she was much below the greenery on both sides of the Portola Valley Ranch trails they took today. For such a wimpy rain year, the … Continue reading

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Enjoying the loveliness of Fall light on foothills hike

This is a “time out” weekend of sorts for the Adventurers. After nearly three weeks of focusing on D moving from house to smaller digs, they’re enjoying some down time in Menlo. In addition to catching up in general on … Continue reading

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