Outdoors

McNears Beach, San Rafael (Marin  County)

Some Marin County Parks Waiving Entry And Parking Fees In December

Marin County Parks is offering free entry to the county’s three regional parks between Dec. 1 and Jan. 1.

11/28/2014

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Comedian Reggie Watts Headlines Tour de Fat Bike Festival In Golden Gate Park

The Tour de Fat bicycle and beer festival held in Golden Gate Park Saturday features entertainment from comedian-musician Reggie Watts, New Belgium beers and bicycle-related activities.

09/13/2014

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5 Extreme Summertime Dates

You’ll feel the rush on one of these adventure-packed extreme dates.

08/11/2014

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Best Outdoor Summer Volunteer Opportunities

Give back to your community while having fun when you volunteer with these outdoor volunteer opportunities.

06/09/2014

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5 Ways To Get Outdoors With Dad On Father’s Day

There’s something for everyone in the great outdoors, whether your preferred landscape is rural, urban or the highway to somewhere else.

06/01/2014

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How to Pass The Time While Fishing

Try out these tips from John Gierach, author of “All Fisherman Are Liars,” the next time the fish just aren’t biting.

05/07/2014

Mount Tamalpais State Park (Wikimedia Commons)

Foul Play Not Suspected In Mill Valley Woman’s Death On Mount Tamalpais

The Marin County coroner’s office said on Monday foul play is not suspected at this time in the death of Marie Christine Sanner, the Mill Valley woman who was found dead on Mount Tamalpais on Thursday.

04/21/2014

Marie Sanner

Marin Authorities Identify Body Of 2nd Hiker To Die On Mount Tam

A second hiker recently found dead on Mount Tamalpais has been identified as 50-year-old Marie Sanner of Mill Valley, a spokesman for the Marin County Sheriff’s Office said Friday.

04/18/2014

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Climb The Tallest Mountain In The World In 30 Mins

Mount Everest gets all the credit, but Hawaii’s Mauna Kea (an idle volcano that’s been around for, you know, a million years) is technically the world’s tallest mountain. Technically. While it stands 13,800ft above sea level, more than two thirds of the hill is actually submerged underwater, which brings the total height to 33,136ft.

03/28/2014

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9 Professional Tips For Taking Insane Adventure Photographs

Jeremiah Watt captures people dangling off boulders and surfing down mountains, highlining between cliffs and deepwater diving into the abyss. We asked Watt for his top tips for taking amazing adventure photographs, and here’s what he had to say.

03/14/2014

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