Category: Summer

Point Reyes Farmers Market 2008

[Click for information on the latest on the Point Reyes Farmers Market] Today was the first day of the 2008 season of the Point Reyes Farmers Market.  This market is the all local, all certified organic produce market.  If you passing through the area, definitely stop and pickup some produce for home and lunch for…



Western Weekend – June 7 & 8, 2008

[Note: Click for latest Western Weekend info] Western Weekend takes the ranching history of the area and adds a bit of the quirkiness of the residents of the area. Take a look at my previous post on Western Weekend. Head to the parade, which will start at noon on Sunday, June 8th. The schedule is…



Free Fishing Days: 2008

rod&reel Originally uploaded by helti Twice a year, anyone can fish without a license in California. It’s an easy and hassle-free way to give fishing a try. This year, the days are June 7 and Sept 27. From the CA Dept of Fish and Game web site: The Department of Fish and Game offers two…



Uniquely West Marin: Fourth of July Tug of War

I have not yet been to this, but I must must go.  Every July 4th, the towns of Stinson and Bolinas have a tug of war over the channel that separates the two towns.  Despite being yards away from each other, the towns have very different feels (to say the least).  That is what makes…



Hurray! Point Reyes Farmers Market Starts on June 23

Read the latest Point Reyes Farmers Market Updates Point Reyes Outing., originally uploaded by _e.t. Saturday mornings in the summer are special at Point Reyes Station. The Farmers Market is an intimate market of local farmers and merchants displaying their lovely and delicious wares. Live music plays in the background. Locals say hi to each…



Lovely Trip to Audubon Canyon Ranch

Twice already this year, we have taken trips to Audubon Canyon Ranch. In the mix were boys between the ages of 6 and 8. During the spring and summer seasons, the highlight is watching the snowy egrets and great blue herons nest high up in the trees. Photo by Michael Harrold The birds are a…



Free Fishing Days: 2007

rod&reel Originally uploaded by helti Twice a year, anyone can fish without a license in California. It’s an easy and hassle-free way to give fishing a try. This year, the days are June 9 and Sept 22. More at the CA Department of Fish & Game.



Get a Taste of West Marin at Western Weekend

[Note: the 2009 Western Weekend is scheduled for the weekend of June 6 / 7.] Western Weekend Parade, Pt Reyes Station, originally uploaded by CommandZed. Western Weekend is a great time to get a taste of the local scene in West Marin, especially the parade the goes through Point Reyes Station. In 2007, the parade…