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  • Rodeo Beach and Battery Townsley

    Rodeo Beach and Battery Townsley

    Rodeo Beach, part of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area, is a picturesque spot known for its colorful pebble-strewn shore and popularity with surfers. Battery Townsley, a mere half-mile hike up from Rodeo Beach, stands as a historical sentinel atop the rugged coastal cliffs. This WWII-era fortification was once the pinnacle of coastal defense technology,…

  • Charm of Point Bonita Lighthouse

    Charm of Point Bonita Lighthouse

    Our trip to the Point Bonita Lighthouse was nothing short of magical. Point Bonita Lighthouse is a navigational aid and a historical beacon, guiding ships since 1855 through the Golden Gate straits. The lighthouse is an integral part of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area and offers stunning views of the surrounding area. Although on…

  • Visiting the Marine Mammal Center

    Visiting the Marine Mammal Center

    While we didn’t spot as many sea lions this time around at the Marine Mammal Center (TMMC) — a seasonal ebb that often sees fewer pinnipeds — the center still offered a wealth of knowledge and experience. Springtime, we learned, is the best time to see more of the center’s patients as young seals and…