Tag Archives: Hills

Clear Creek – Contrasting Beauty

I went hunting for minerals on some BLM land with my dad last year in the late spring in San Benito County. It was a dreary day, but we found some really cool rocks (apologies that I was not able … Continue reading

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The Road to King City

Last winter and spring I was traveling for work to King City in southern Monterey county. There is a back road that takes you to San Benito county and the Pinnacles National Park, so I took that way once. Let’s … Continue reading

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Fossil Hunting in Nowhere

Off Interstate 5 in central California, there is some BLM land that is usually used for shooting range and OHV’s. However, lurking beneath the empty shells lay fossils and minerals that you can extract yourself. It is off a dirt … Continue reading

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Capay Almond Festival – Blooms from February

Way back in late winter, the towns in the capay valley hosted their annual almond festival. The smaller towns further up the road are so bucolic and pretty, here are some shots of the trip: Lovely farms between the hills … Continue reading

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