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Historic Murphys and a Botanical Garden

Happy New Year! To start off, let’s head up into the foothills to the small town of Murphys, the Queen of the Sierra. It is located right off Highway 4, east of Stockton. We started at Ironstone Vineyards, a large … Continue reading

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Seattle Special – Dale Chihuly Glass and Gardens

Thanks to some friends in Seattle (big up Jack and Jessica), I was able to visit Seattle again (that is how behind I am on posts, I have a whole trip around the Olympic peninsula to show you and then … Continue reading

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Hidden los Padres National Forest – Pt. 1

In the few weeks of spring time, when the creeks recede but the heat of summer has yet to kiss and kill the grasses, you can visit a magical place in central California. The memorial park area (also called The … Continue reading

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Mission Post #3 – San Juan Bautista

The northernmost mission on my trips to central California missions was in San Benito County off highway 101. The old Camino Real, or Royal Road, that connected each mission within more or less one day’s horse ride, abuts the property … Continue reading

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