Berkeley Hiker Dies After Fall On Inyo County's Mt. SillA 23-year-old Berkeley man died last weekend while hiking on Mt. Sill in Inyo County, according to the county sheriff's office.
UC Berkeley Police Say Mountain Lion Spotted On Popular Hiking Trail Near CampusA mountain lion was sighted last week in Berkeley on a popular hiking trail, University of California at Berkeley police said Tuesday.
Warm Weather Prompts Rattlesnake Warning For Hikers In East Bay ParksWarm weather increases the likelihood of interactions between rattlesnakes and hikers or dogs, and the East Bay Regional Park District is warning outdoor enthusiasts to be careful as summer approaches.
Mare Island Preservationist Warns Visitors After City Sprayed Trails With Potentially Toxic Weed KillerVallejo city leaders were scrambling to find out if and why a potentially toxic weed killer was used on the Mare Island Preserve after a preservationist sounded an alarm, warning people to stay away.
'Threatened' Homeowner Goes Viral After Calling Police On HikerA property dispute has gone viral after an Arizona homeowner was filmed calling police on a hiker he claimed had roamed onto his land.
Hiker Rescued From Ravine After Suffering Seizure At San Jose Alum Rock ParkA hiker was rescued by a helicopter crew in Alum Rock Park near San Jose early Sunday morning after having a seizure and falling into a ravine.
Woman Injured On Mother's Day Mt. Tam Hike Rescued By CHP ChopperA 53-year-old Pleasant Hill woman celebrating Mother’s Day hiking with her family on Mount Tamalpais was rescued when she fell and became injured Sunday afternoon.
Rattlesnake Season Arrives On Bay Area Trails; Marin Hiker BittenAny experienced hiker of the Bay Area hills knows that rattlesnakes are like bears -- they hibernate in the winter and come back out in the spring.
Battle Brewing Over Public Access To Crystal Springs TrailsThe battle over how hikers will access some of the most beautiful trails in the Bay Area above the Crystal Springs Reservoir is getting serious.
UCSF Doctor Found Dead Off Hiking Trail On Mt. TamalpaisA hiker who was found dead off a trail near Phoenix Lake on Mount Tamalpais on Wednesday has been identified by the Marin County coroner's office as University of California at San Francisco doctor Julian Thomas Parer, 81, of Kentfield.
Scenic Cave Closed At Malibu Creek State Park Over Doors-Inspired GraffitiA scenic cave on the California coast that Doors front man Jim Morrison is rumored to have frequented is covered with psychedelic graffiti and has been closed indefinitely for cleaning.
Hiker's Guide To South AfricaMake plans for the most unique hiking experience you will ever have. South Africa offers a variety of hiking adventures that you will not be able to enjoy anywhere else in the world.
Online Apps Making It Easier To Post Illegal Trails In Bay Area ParksThe agency that oversees a large portion of land on Mount Tamalpais says it is encountering a new problem of people posting illegal trail locations online.
Warning Signs Posted After Fissure Opens Up Along Popular Marin County TrailWarning signs are posted along a popular trail in the Point Reyes National Seashore due to a fissure that has opened up along a crumbling cliff.
Avalanche Kills Graduate Student Hiking In Sierra NevadaSearchers have located the body of a missing graduate student killed in an avalanche in the Sierra Nevada.