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Castle Rock State Park

July 08, 2012 by Bay Nature Staff

Along the crest of the Santa Cruz Mountains, rugged Castle Rock State Park offers lovely views and large expanses of ...

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Read the Rocks at Castle Rock

October 13, 2010 by Rick Bacigalupi

Come along on our hike at Castle Rock State Park in the Santa Cruz Mountains. This park is a magnet ...

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Two Land Deals Protect Redwoods, Murrelets, and the Skyline Trail

February 02, 2010 by Kris Vann

In just one conversation with Reed Holderman, it's easy to tell that he loves his job. And why shouldn't he? As executive director of the Sempervirens Fund, he gets to help save landscapes for generations to come. With two recent land deals, the fund has come a step closer to its goal of connecting all the major parks on the Santa Cruz coast.

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Climbing the Waves at Castle Rock State Park

January 01, 2010 by Paul McHugh

The high ridges and sandstone outcrops at Castle Rock have fascinated adventurers from explorer George Vancouver to the pioneers of modern rock climbing. Prolific wildflowers, great views, and an 80-foot waterfall add to the allure.

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Tafoni Around the Bay

January 01, 2007 by Matthew Bettelheim

The tafoni weathering formation featured at El Corte de Madera Creek Preserve is a particularly accessible example of an uncommon ...

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Peaceful Coexistence with Deer

April 01, 2005 by Bruce Morris

The first time I began to pay closer attention to the small band of Columbian blacktail deer that coexist—more or ...

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