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Trail Guide: Hiking San Francisco’s Point Bonita Lighthouse (<200' / 1 mile / 1 hour)

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Usually I write about mountain climbs and day-long trails, but some adventures come without the big effort and yet are just as worthy of a spot on the bucket list. These gems are easy to miss in the quest for all-day adventures and it took me over 30 years as a Californian to cross this one off my own list but let me tell you, with it’s impressive history and exciting trail Point Bonita Lighthouse is definitely one of those places you have…

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Spend a Day at Washington’s Cape Disappointment: 6 Must See Adventures

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Washington may be known for the Space Needle, Pike’s Place Market and its snow-covered mountains but the coast is full of sights and history too. Located at its most Southern tip where the Columbia River meets the Pacific Ocean, lies Cape Disappointment – if the name alone isn’t enough to evoke wandering thoughts and images of deserted, storm torn beaches, its history sure will. According to the park’s website, in 1788, an English captain missed the passage completely and the…

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