03.27.2014 | by: Meghan

Scenes from Point Reyes

We just got back from Northern California, and I can still feel the vibrant spring in my bones. Point Reyes is a nationally protected, majestic, dream-like cape teeming with wildlife, meadows full of flowers, and foggy shoreline vistas that will make your heart stand still. During weekends, the outdoor enthusiasts (and their backpacks, kayaks, bicycles) arrive by the throngs, but we were there mid-week, and it could not have been more peaceful. Long, quiet hikes paid off with up-close sightings of tule elk, deer, bobcats, snakes, groundhogs, harbor seals and far-off glimpses of elephant seals and whales. We hiked every single day, nearly all day, and ate oysters for every meal. Next week, a post about the old storied boathouse where we soothed sore legs in front of the oversized hearth or beside the window watching the birds swoop and gather on Tomales Bay.


 

 

2 Comments on “Scenes from Point Reyes”

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  2. I am going to visit my sister this summer in central CA and I was debating on if I should head up the coast farther. From the look of it, I certainly do Point Reyes definitely looks like a stop along the way. Thanks for sharing the pictures.

     

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