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Fun in the Santa Monica Mountains

And here we go again. I’ll be back in the Dolomites at the end of the summer, doing the Cinghiale tour–it only took till the morning of… 1,643 more words

Circle X Ranch Hiking

A mid- or even late-afternoon hike always exhausts me. And that’s exactly what happened last weekend when we drove the 77 miles to Malibu to hike in the Circle X Ranch area. 143 more words

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Meet The Kittens

Meet B327 and B326 – 3 to 4-week-old baby bobcats at Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area in California. The park’s biologists recently ear-tagged these kittens as part of a 20-year-long study of how urbanization has affected bobcats in the Santa Monica Mountains and surrounding area. 36 more words


Why did another mountain lion cross the road....?

Why, to join his sister, of course. In March, I wrote about P-33’s risky crossing of Highway 101 from the Santa Monica Mountains to the Camarillo area in Ventura County. 335 more words


Transportation headlines, Tuesday, April 21

Have a transportation-related article you think should be included in headlines? Drop me an email! And don’t forget, Metro is on TwitterFacebook… 1,106 more words

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Trans-Topanga trek

Well, this hike doesn’t exactly traverse Topanga State Park in its entirety, so “trans-Topanga” is a bit of a stretch. But stretch it does — between Topanga Canyon and a trailhead close to the Pacific Ocean. 699 more words



The California Incline is closing for a bit; another good reason not to drive.

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