Monthly Archive: February 2011

Feb 20

Uvas Reservoir … now and then

Today we went on a great hike to Uvas County Canyon Park to see the waterfalls. After more than 6 inches of rain last week, they were great. Water everywhere! (No ladybugs, unfortunately.) Photos and track here. Afterwards we drove down past Uvas Reservoir, where the Geocachers of the Bay Area held a cleanup event …

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Feb 19

Ho Ho! Coe Snow!

After a dry and warm January, winter has finally come back to the Bay Area. Friday night was cold and rainy in San Jose, and we expected Saturday morning would see snow in the hills. So Joe, Laurent and I got up early and headed for Henry Coe State Park HQ above Morgan Hill. Snow …

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Feb 13

Random Updates

It’s been quite a while since I wrote anything here, so here are a few updates. Steep Hikes I and others have been adding data to the Steep Hikes list. I’ve changed the table so it reports a standard “Percent Grade” (bigger is steeper). And lots of folks are contributing data to the table. It’s …

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