Big Break RS and Marsh Creek RT

  Big Break Regional Shoreline – paved trails, exhibits, kayaking For those of us that live in the Pittsburg/Antioch/Oakley area, Big Break Regional Shoreline is great day trip. The area, used by farmers for many years, was so named after a 1928 break in one of the levees which separated an asparagus farm from the…

Lake Chabot RP

Lake Chabot Regional Park – 10-mile loop, moderate NEWS: There is currently a bald eagle breeding pair and their offspring nesting in a restricted area of the park. They can be view from Alder Point. Stay on trail and do not enter the restricted area. (November 2014) NEWS: Blue-green algae is currently on the lake.…

Kayaking the Klamath River

Kayaking is a ton of fun, but for some reason we do not get out on the water as often as we would like.¬†What better way to spend the 4th of July weekend than to combine our love of paddling and exploration on a 4 day river float. With the current drought our choices were…

Yak Back to Back: Corkscrew and Elkhorn Sloughs

We’ve been slackin’ on our yakin’ so we decided that we would spend this entire weekend in our boats. The biggest benefit being, that while living in an apartment, navigating two 12 foot boats through the living room, the kitchen, and down a flight of stairs takes some amount of work. For a day of…