Monthly Archives: January 2012

Inventive Infrastructure

City of San Jose's Foresight In Management of San Tomas Aquino/Saratoga Creek Trail

I have been craving nature lately, something that is an annual malady for me.  You see, in November according to Daylight Savings Time changes and the shortness of the days, it is no longer feasible for us to continue hiking in the late afternoon – it’s just not safe in the dark.  This continues until […]

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This Week’s Events

Tuesday, Jan 31 at 9:00 AM: Stevens Creek Stroller Run (Mountain View) – Join our little Stroller Hikes running gang and learn how helpful social motivation is, for keeping a fitness regime going. We alter our pace, break locations/times, and goals to work with the group, but all members of this group are dedicated to […]

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Location of the Week: San Tomas Aquino / Saratoga Creek Trail

San Tomas Aquino / Saratoga Creek Trail near Murdock Park

This time of year is usually VERY wet, and with the rain comes mud and intimidation to try trails that are too rustic.  Paved trails to the rescue – all within a stone’s throw of cafes for quick warm-ups if a hike gets a bit damp, and all within urban areas.  Our running group trods […]

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Infrastructure Be Gone!

  I have been craving nature lately, something that is an annual malady for me.  You see, in November according to Daylight Savings Time changes and the shortness of the days, it is no longer feasible for us to continue hiking in the late afternoon – it’s just not safe in the dark.  This continues […]

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Save the Date! Great Local Nonprofit Events

Sunday, February 12th, 10 AM-2 PM: Blossom Birth’s Garage Sale of mom/baby/kids/family clothes, gear, toys, and more (gently used donations gladly accepted at Blossom, any time).  Blossom and the sale are at 299 S. California Avenue, Palo Alto.  See http://www.blossombirth.org for more information.   Sunday, March 4th 9:40 AM – approx Noon:  Jenny’s Light 5K/10K […]

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