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.
Crews Set Fires During Spring Cleaning Effort On Mt. TamCrews scaled the heavily forested slopes of Mount Tam above Bon Tempe Lake Friday, setting controlled burn fires to clear out areas that have become overgrown with vegetation and pose a threat of a wildfire
1 Of 2 Hikers Reported Missing Arrested After Trying To Evade Authorities On Mount TamalpaisThe missing female hiker on Mount Tamalpais who was found late Tuesday morning allegedly avoided law enforcement personnel who were searching for her because she had an outstanding warrant for her arrest in Mendocino County, a Marin County sheriff’s lieutenant said.
Man Found Dead In Car That Plunged Down Mt. Tam Embankment Was Indicted Real Estate Developer 58-year-old Bijan Madjlessi was one of four people indicted in March on loan fraud charges in a case involving the now-failed Sonoma Valley Bank.
Body Found Inside Car That Plunged Down Embankment On Mount TamalpaisA body was found this afternoon in a vehicle that went down an embankment off of Panoramic Highway in Marin County, a fire battalion chief said.
Another Hiker Reported Missing From Mount Tamalpais State ParkA search for a woman reported missing after a hike on Mt. Tamalpais resulted in the discovery of a body, according to Marin County sheriff’s office officials.
Search For Menlo Park Woman Missing After Mt. Tam Hike SuspendedWith no new evidence or leads as to the location of a missing Menlo Park woman believed to have been hiking on Mt. Tamalpais, search and rescue crews have suspended a widespread search for her, a Marin County sheriff’s lieutenant said Monday.