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.
Serial Arson Suspect Arrested In Santa Rosa Trail FiresA 51-year-old homeless man has been arrested in a series of arson fires set along the Santa Rosa Creek Trail and the West County Trail in Graton.
Mountain Bikers Seek Access To More Marin County TrailsMountain bikers in Marin County want more access to trails where they are currently prohibited.
Marin County Rangers To Police Mountain Biker Speed On TrailsAn ongoing battle between hikers and mountain bikers in Marin County will have a new participant as rangers and deputies are outfitted with lidar guns to clock the speed of cyclists on popular trails.
5 Most Scenic Walking Trails In San FranciscoA look at five of the most scenic walking trails in San Francisco...
Virtual Tour Of North Bay Vineyards, Breweries, Scenic Spots Along Highway 101 On Google Street ViewYou won't need a designated driver to tour wineries and breweries along California's Route 101 anymore now that the scenic route has been added to Street Street View on Google Maps.
Marin County Cyclists, Hikers Butting Heads Over Trail Use RightsA debate over trail use is raging in Marin County, with cyclists and hikers butting heads over rights-of-way.
Truckee Duo Completes 1st Winter Hike On Pacific Crest Trail From Canada To MexicoMoments after finishing a historic wintertime trek of the Pacific Crest Trail, Justin Lichter reassured bystanders the pale, desquamated look of his rain-soaked hands was "totally normal."
California's Drought May Be A Factor In Cupertino Mountain Lion Attack; Wildlife Advocates Say Amid the search for the mountain lion that mauled a six-year-old boy near a Cupertino Winery on Sunday, wildlife advocates say California's drought may have been a factor in the attack.
Boy Attacked By Mountain Lion Near Cupertino Winery Released From Hospital; Hunt For Big Cat ContinuesA hunting expedition is being organized Monday morning to go after a mountain lion that attacked a child in the hills just outside Cupertino on a popular hiking trail.
Fake Ranger Dubbed 'Officer Spandex' Spotted On Marin County Trails Harassing HikersPark rangers are telling hikers to beware of "Officer Spandex" -- a bicyclist who's been harassing people and their dogs on Marin County trails.
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.
Hawaii Hiking Trails To Appear On Google Street ViewThe Mountain View company is lending its backpack cameras to a Hawaii trail guide company to capture panoramic images of Big Island hiking trails.
3 Great Bay Area Hikes With Kids
Best North Bay Hikes For Dog LoversHiking is a great way to keep in shape, commune with nature and bond with your dog. Plus it's pretty cheap entertainment and a fantastic way to spend a morning or afternoon.