Cadencia Park in Carlsbad

Cadencia Park is in Carlsbad, California and is next to a habitat easement that includes a protected canyon area, and has a great view of the Batiquitos Lagoon. It’s a great place to visit to listen to the birds living in the protected easement area. There are...

Calavera Nature Preserve in Carlsbad

The Calavera Nature Preserve wasn’t an easy trail to return home from. It was easy going down the incline at the start of the trail, but the return back home was one that I will need to get into better shape for (and return to see more of in the future.) I...

Tidal Pools in Cardiff

Low tide at the Cardiff Seaside Park was at 12:30 today. That’s when I found myself along with many other people walking along rocks with may small basins of water on them. The rocks were covered with a green plant-like substance that was slippery. People were...

Birch Aquarium in La Jolla

The Birch Aquarium is run by the Script’s Institute in La Jolla, Ca. They do Oceanography-based research into the flora and fauna in the Pacific. In addition to tanks filled with animals and plants, they have educational tools to teach people about the Ocean. «...

Julian – Historic California Gold Rush Town

Julian is in eastern San Diego County, and is at a higher elevation than much of the County. It is the site of gold mines and was part of the California gold rush that brought many people across the country to become rich. I hit my head against the ceiling of the mine...