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Mushrooms, Newts, Magic on Mt. Tam

December 12, 2010 by  
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Hiking Tam in winter is world class gorgeous. Winter rains bring out the FungusAmongus and get the newts crawling and today, newts crawling on mushrooms. Click on any picture to enlarge:

Hiking in the Rain: Mt. Tam & FungusAmongus!

December 5, 2010 by  
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Winter hiking in the Bay Area is splendid!  Rain is delightful and the colors are intense.  As long as the wind is reasonable, Tam is an amazing place – that would be Mt. Tamalpais – to enjoy a day hike.  Rarely is it muddy, BUT when hiking in the rain, watch out for roots. Hiking […]

Summer Hike on Tam: August 7, 2010

August 8, 2010 by  
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It’s been an interesting year in the Bay Area.  We’ve had marvelously cool weather and nature seems confused. Flowers are more plentiful and later and even the Fungus Amongus is confused.  Today, on a foggy hike, I saw FungusAmongus I would normally expect to see in November or December.  Another gorgeous hike!