20-Jul-2014Google Maps: Walking tour of downtown San Francisco
This is a little hike I took last week. Went down Polk Street out to Aquatic Park. Then through Fisherman’s Wharf out along the Embarcadero. Then back through Chinatown and Union Square.
According to Google Maps, it’s about a six-mile walk that can be done in two hours.
Also, not sure why, but Google Maps won’t […]
19-Jul-2014Hiking around the Marin Headlands
More info here: http://www.nps.gov/goga/marin-headlands.htm
15-Jul-2014Rodeo Beach at the Marin Headlands
31-Mar-2012Silk worm web at Cooper Lake
28-Jan-2012turtle in the mud
Came across this little guy in the mud while hiking around the Trinity River Audubon Center in Dallas, Texas.
Here are a few GPS coordinates that I uploaded to Google Maps:
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16-Jan-2012Dayhike: Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge
Went for a quick dayhike around Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge. It was about a 6-mile hike. 3 miles in, 3 miles back. Give or take. My favorite place to go rambling through the woods (when it isn’t hunting season). These are just some random spliced shots filmed with a Flip video camera anchored to my […]
03-Jan-2012Spec Ops T.H.E. Pack: The perfect travel bag?
Review of the Spec Ops T.H.E. Pack. T.H.E. stands for “tactical holds everything” (and probably a lot more!).
Designed primarily for military/tactical and outdoor use, this backpack might very well be the perfect travel bag. Sized perfectly to fit in the overhead compartment on a plane. Solid material. Excellent craftsmanship. I hope to get many years […]