Auburn’s Hidden Falls

California is stuck in Summer. Temperatures in the 90’s and warm elsewhere, the Sacramento valley is seeing unusually warm weather for this time of year. We’re waiting for Fall. Which means my eagerness for Fall hiking is reaching pitch, and if it won’t come I’ll go to it. Hidden Falls Regional Park, in Auburn, CA, … Continue reading Auburn’s Hidden Falls

An alien world, lion’s teeth and the gulch: Adventures in Mendocino

I can’t resist the magic of this place. Peaceful, with a vibrant energy, it is refreshing and lulling at the same time. A cabin, nestled on the coast, nearby Mendocino, CA, this place is truly a gem. “Pinewood Palace” it is called affectionately by those that visit, and it lives up to its name. I … Continue reading An alien world, lion’s teeth and the gulch: Adventures in Mendocino