Stories from Outdoors

Check out eight Bay Area parks to visit and other walks, bike rides and workshops happening this week in Sonoma County.
The scenic campground reopened in July, and serves as a comfortable base camp for any Lake Tahoe adventure.
The 2.6-mile trip to the summit is a relatively easy hike to accomplish before taking on the rest of your day.
To sustain California’s parks into the 21st century, state officials say the system needs an overhaul.  
Pack an elegant outdoor feast in Picnic Time’s lightweight Canasta Basket.
The Coastal Prairie Trail, being built in segments, connects Salmon Creek and the town’s community center.
Run, bike, learn about nature and play golf for a good cause.
'If you go hungry around here, it’s your own fault,' say tournament organizers.
Walk to the edge of the continent on this remote beach, with Point Arena lighthouse as your companion.
The ancient game of luck and skill is enjoying a renaissance at Sonoma County parks and wineries.