Tag Archives: California

A Hike at Cold Canyon

One of the most popular spring hikes in Yolo County is a trail that starts near the base of  Monticello Dam, on Putah Creek. It enters the Stebbins Cold Canyon Preserve (managed by the University of California) and offers the … Continue reading

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Bobcat Ranch

Bobcat Ranch It was a pleasure this past weekend to join an outing organized by the Putah Creek Council at Audubon California’s Bobcat Ranch, in the eastern foothills of the Coast Ranges near Winters. Our group of about 20 people … Continue reading

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Updated Plant List for the Bodie Hills

Meanwhile, over on my other blog, fans of eastern California/western Nevada botany can download a revised (2nd) edition of “Plants of the Bodie Hills: an Annotated Checklist.” It contains 679 plant names and only a few pictures, but hey, it’s … Continue reading

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