Historic Berkeley Pier Closes Due To Structural DamageThe popular Berkeley municipal pier is closing after structural damage was found in its concrete deck and supports.
Cal Fire Suspends Outdoor Burning In Three Bay Area CountiesCal Fire has suspended all permits for outdoor residential burning starting Monday in areas of Santa Clara, Alameda and Contra Costa counties that are not served by a city or county fire department, Cal Fire officials said Thursday
Packing The Perfect Picnic Basket For A Summer PartyThe trick to having a stress-free meal in the great outdoors is to pack your basket well.
5 Gifts For Dad That Will Make Him Feel Like A Kid AgainThis Father’s Day, skip the neckties and coffee mugs and give dad something he can really use: A reminder of his youth.
Group Connects African Americans With A Love Of NatureCombine African Americans, the outdoors, and social media, and what do you get? A non-profit this week's Jefferson Award winner says cures a "nature deficit disorder."
'Trophy Trips' Take Over Vacation Market With Brag-Worthy AdventuresForget the beach. Adventure travel is a booming business with more people choosing to go on "trophy trips" rather than just hanging out at the beach.
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.
Toxic Algae Bloom Prompts Closure Of Quarry Lakes In FremontThe Quarry Lakes Regional Recreational Area in Fremont is closed for swimming through at least Wednesday, according to the East Bay Regional Park District.
Choose Mother's Day Flowers That Will Live LongerLet your gift stand out by choosing flowers and plants that will last beyond the second Sunday in May.
5 Ways To Celebrate Mom Outdoors With The Whole FamilyGet outside and celebrate Mother's Day with these fun activities the whole family can do together.
5 Close-To-Home Lakeside GetawaysA look at five of the best lakeside getaways in and around the Bay Area to get away from it all.
Best Places To Go On A Picnic In San FranciscoApril 23rd is National Picnic Day, and there is no better city than San Francisco to celebrate with an al fresco meal. Pack up the picnic basket and head out to one of San Francisco's best places to go on a picnic.