5 Reasons To Visit The Bay Area For Winter BreakFive of the best reasons to visit San Francisco over winter break...
Best Veteran's Day 2015 Events In The Bay AreaVeterans Day is the perfect holiday to honor those who have fought for our freedom. Here are five events to celebrate the courage and sacrifice of all who have served in the armed forces.
5 Day Trips Before The Kids Go Back To SchoolHead in any direction; Bay Area kids are lucky to have ocean beaches and redwood forests, marine life and verdant valleys, parks and peaks all within minutes. Choose from plenty of adventures in San Francisco and the Bay Area made with kids in mind.
Reservation System Proposed For Visitors To Muir WoodsA reservation system for the park could be in place within two years, if approved by Marin County Supervisors.
Muir Wood's Tallest Tree Only 777 Years OldAn analysis has found that the tallest redwood tree in Muir Woods is 777 years old -- and not the much older 1,500 years once assumed.
Muir Woods Entry Fee Going Up From $7 To $10Entry for children under 16 years of age will continue to be free, said the National Park Service, which announced the price increase on Thursday.
Winter Solstice On Sunday, Bay Area Events To Mark Shortest Day Of The YearThe northern hemisphere will experience its shortest day and longest night of the year as the Winter Solstice will take place on Saturday. In the Bay Area, there are events to mark the occasion and welcome winter.
Washed-Out Section Of Highway 1 Near Muir Woods To Be Closed For MonthsA section of State Highway 1 in Marin County is closed in both directions between Panoramic Highway and Muir Woods Road in Marin County, according to Caltrans.
Highway 1 From Muir Beach To Muir Woods Closed Due To Road CollapseA 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.
Fire Burns 4-Acres In Marin County Redwood GroveA fire that burned about four acres of one of Marin County’s largest redwood groves was 90 percent contained as of late Tuesday afternoon.
Bay Area National Park Sites, Yosemite Reopen After Shutdown LiftedFor the first time in more than two weeks, Bay Area residents and tourists will be able to return to Alcatraz, Muir Woods and parts of the Golden Gate Park Recreation area that were closed due to the federal government shutdown.
Alcatraz, Other Bay Area National Parks To Close If Government Shuts DownWith Congress in a stalemate over the budget, a federal government shutdown could begin Monday night that would close national parks, including popular tourist attractions in the Bay Area such as Alcatraz Island and Muir Woods, a parks spokeswoman said.