Jun 052015
99. Discover Magnificent  Redwoods in Muir Woods

The coastal redwood forests and fern-coated canyons of the Muir Woods National Monument attract nearly one million people each year. This fascinating area was made a national monument in 1908 […]

Jan 192014
Bald Eagle Sightings in Wild America

By Sarah Amador   These days, living on the Russian River is like watching an episode of Wild America. Our home borders the river, about two miles from where it enters […]

Nov 202013

12. Tour the Garden and Count Down at Old Faithful Geyser 13. Step Back in Time at the Amazing Petrified Forest 14. Walk Among the Giant Redwoods at Armstrong Redwoods State Natural Reserve […]

May 142013
Stewards of the Coast and Redwoods

      The state parks in western Sonoma County offer magnificent redwoods, expansive oak woodlands and a spectacular coastline. State Park volunteers, managed by Stewards provide educational experiences for your […]

Feb 112013
Horse N Around Trail Rides

So you want to ride a horse on the beach? Whether it’s on your bucket list or just something that sounds intriguing, it is possible with Horse N Around Trail […]

Jun 182012

1. Birdwatching 2. Take a Hike in Wine Country 3. Take a Self-Guided Tour of the Napa River Ecological Reserve 4. Take a Docent Led Walk through the State’s Second […]

Mar 042011
12. Seek Geocache Treasure

Seek untold treasure while you explore Sonoma County! Geocaching has become a global phenomenon, combining GPS tracking, sightseeing, hiking (in some cases), and a bit of sleuthing into a pastime […]

Jul 152010
Commune with Nature at Bouverie Preserve

Appreciate nature at its most pristine at the Bouverie Preserve in Glen Ellen. This magnificent property was donated for preservation to Audubon Canyon Ranch by David Bouverie in 1979. The […]