Santa Cruz Mountain Cave Perfectly Aligns Sunlight Within On Summer SolticeA small cave in Castle Rock State Park appears to align the sun's rays inside its width, as well as completely through the space and onto a natural sundial during the summer soltice.
Crews Mop Up Fuel Spill From Overturned Big-Rig On Hwy 9 Near Castle Rock State ParkA tow truck crew has removed a big-rig that overturned and caused a small diesel spill near Castle Rock State Park east of Saratoga Wednesday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Best Last-Minute Bay Area Camping SitesThere is a multitude of state and local parks, in addition to an enormous National Seashore and National Recreation Area, all offering first-come, first-serve or reservable campsites.
Tom Stienstra's Top 5 Bay Area Mountain TopsIn the Bay Area, Tom Stienstra lists the top five mountain tops that show you why our region is the best of any metro area...
A Guide To Rock Climbing Around South BayDecember is upon us and while Bay Area rock climbers still might be able to climb outdoors, they have to accept that it’s winter. Fortunately for climbers in the South Bay, there are indoor and outdoor options for all ability levels.
Sunnyvale Man Convicted Of Murdering Wife In 2005 Cold Case A 51-year-old Sunnyvale man was convicted of first-degree murder Wednesday for the death of his wife in 2005.
Small Quakes Rattle Santa Cruz CountyThe U.S. Geological Survey reported an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.0 struck Thursday morning in Santa Cruz County.