Muir Beach

Muir Beach

Passenger Fined $5K By Coast Guard For Jumping Off Boat Near Muir Beach

The Coast Guard issued a $5,000 fine to a passenger who jumped from the fishing vessel Bass Tub into the waters off Muir Beach in Marin County last Monday.

06/30/2015

School Bus

Bus Carrying 33 Oakland Students Gets Stuck On Highway 1 Near Muir Beach

A school bus with 33 students from Oakland got stuck in a sharp right-hand turn on state Highway 1 two miles north of Muir Beach Wednesday afternoon, CHP Officer Andrew Barclay said.

02/18/2015

Highway 1 Road Closure

Drivers To Muir Beach Remove Detour Barriers Along Hwy 1 Putting Themselves In Danger

Caltrans said a portion of Highway 1 in Marin County that was washed out by the December storms won’t be repaired for some time. But the California Highway Patrol said drivers headed to and from Muir Beach have taken it upon themselves to move some of the barricades and drive past the closure, putting themselves at risk.

01/01/2015

A section of Highway 1 between Muir Woods and Muir Beach collapsed on December 11, 2014. (CHP Marin)

Highway 1 From Muir Beach To Muir Woods Closed Due To Road Collapse

A section of State Highway 1 in Marin County has collapsed, forcing the closure of all southbound lanes from Muir Beach to Muir Woods Road according to the California Highway Patrol.

12/11/2014

(credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Best Places For A Bonfire In The Bay Area

Bonfires on Bay Area beaches have been a tradition for generations but only certain beaches now allow them.

06/07/2014

Craig Lenning and Jon Rauh pose for a photo after the swim. (Jon Rauh)

Athlete Swims From Farallon Islands To Muir Beach; Only 3rd Ever To Complete Trek

Muir Beach resident Jon Rauh probably thought he’d seen some impressive feats after returning from the San Francisco Giants home opening win over Arizona, but he says he soon became one of a handful of spectators to one of the rarest accomplishments in Bay Area athletics, one some say hasn’t been done since 1967.

04/09/2014

Utility workers repair a power line. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

PG&E Blames Squirrel For Large Marin County Power Outage

A large power outage that affected about 24,000 PG&E customers in Marin County Wednesday morning was caused by a squirrel, a utility spokesman said.

01/08/2014

Eye On The Bay: Cozy Roadtrips

Eye On The Bay: Cozy Roadtrips

Bay Area road trips are easy to come up with in dry, sunny months, but what about in the rainy chill of winter? Brian and Thuy motor around the bay to uncover cozy locales.

07/27/2012

Viewpoints

Eye On The Bay: Viewpoints

Some of the great Bay Area road trips can be had by driving to one of dozens and dozens of overlooks to simply, soak up the view!

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–06/04/2012

Chopper 5 over a rescue at Tennessee Valley Beach in Marin County on July 13, 2011. Authorities say a 17-year-old girl was swept up in a rip current. (CBS)

Teen Rescued From Marin Co. Beach Still In Critical Condition

A 17-year-old girl remained in critical condition Thursday after she was rescued along with two other teens from the waters near Tennessee Beach on Wednesday evening.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–07/14/2011

more