Monthly Archives: August 2013

Naked Beauties


This time of year, when the hillsides are getting to be a drab brown and the trails are dusty, some open spaces have lost some of their green mossy charm and look like an unkempt child just needing a nice bath or shower.  Enter some brightly colored flowers and fruits to make you look twice […]

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St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Give Thanks Walk – Nov. 23

Help raise awareness and funds for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital at their Give Thanks Walk this November 23rd at The San Francisco Zoo. Registration is free and you can sign up at Every participant who registers by September 1st will be entered to win a $250 gift card to Dick’s Sporting Goods.  The hospital has a goal […]

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From the Field: Spring Valley Pond and Food Trucks (Milpitas)


When I saw Melissa earlier last week, she was conflicted.  Classic movie screening, or hike with food trucks?  Aren’t we so blessed to make these tough decisions!  Hiking followed by food trucks won out, and were a fantastic success this last week, for Andrea’s Toddler Trek around Spring Valley Pond in Ed Levin County Park […]

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Intern Finale


           For high school students, August is a bitter-sweet month. It not only marks the beginning of school but also the end of summer and, unfortunately, the last Stroller Hikes intern meeting.             To commemorate the occasion, the interns and the advisors did something special. Rather than meet at our regular […]

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Unplug and Scadattle!


Stroller Hikes is all about making outdoor adventures easy, inviting, and social.  Social media has the social thing down, but if you’re like us, you dislike how you’re so plugged in for so long, without much meaningful, memorable, face-to-face interaction.  Want to get outside for social events, but not spend so much time online to […]

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