Volunteering can be one of the most rewarding commitments. Imparting knowledge and sharing the experience with your children will reap life-long benefits. A little research beforehand goes a long way toward creating a volunteer experience […]
There’s no better way to reinvigorate your love life than a refreshing winter hike. Here are five suggestions for easy to moderately-challenging strolls, all just across the Golden Gate Bridge from San Francisco. Each has […]
Yosemite National Park officials say lowering the number of permits to Half Dome is the best option for maintaining the wilderness character at the popular hiking spot.
When the treadmill at your local gym isn’t your forte, what better way to get some exercise than to take a hike and enjoy nature? The best things about living in the Bay Area are […]
There’s new legislation at the San Francisco Board of Supervisors to shut down Sharp Park Golf course in Pacifica, so that the land could be used for hiking and outdoor recreation.
Hiking is a great way to keep in shape, commune with nature and bond with your dog. Plus it’s pretty cheap entertainment and a fantastic way to spend a morning or afternoon.
Mother Nature scored another victory Wednesday in the ongoing fight to return San Francisco Bay to its natural habitat, as water officials threw open the gates to a water control project in Alviso.
Outdoor enthusiasts may find a bit of a surprise in Bay Area parks and natural habitat regions these days: rattlers are starting to make their presence known this Spring.
Five coastal wetlands projects just received $5 million from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, including a project at Point Pinole Regional Shoreline in Contra Costa County.
A popular East Bay trail is getting an infusion of federal money to connect its many gaps and provide users with an unbroken path across a number of towns along the 680 corridor.