Stories from Outdoors

With its abundance of public parkland and open space, the North Coast is too full of gushing streams and cascading creek flows to mention them all.
Because it’s windproof and waterproof, the Whitefish Hat keeps your head and ears warm in snow, sleet or rain.
When the rain stops, get outside and explore this week's most promising activities and events across Sonoma County.
Held the first Tuesday of each month, Senior Saunters brings Sonoma County's myriad park offerings to within reach of almost anyone.
The acorn was the original California cuisine, a reliable, nutritious staple on every menu that literally grew on trees. Now it’s making a comeback.
Family friendly walks or fitness-inspired hikes, take your pick in these organized events this week.
With the right tools, winter’s soggy days can get you in the swing before spring.
See and enjoy the snow without having to drive through the mountain traffic? A train journey to Reno might be just the ticket.
Next month, two local women will board a plane for South Africa and one of the world’s most grueling athletic endurance events.
Stewards of the Coast and Redwoods are offering California Naturalist certification program, from February through April.