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Wendy Dreskin writes a bi-monthly nature / hiking column in the Marin Independent Journal and, for 20 years, has taught the popular class "Meandering in Marin: Natural History and Hiking" at College of Marin. She loves introducing adults and families to everything from nudibranchs to wildflowers. In 2018, she was inducted into the Marin Women's Hall of Fame. wendydreskin.com
Perhaps it’s their contradictions that makes seeking Ridgway’s rails so exciting.
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