Brian's Routes Blog

Emerald Lake just below Schofield Pass 1

Mountain Biking in Colorado

Day1 – 08/23/2008 Hole in the Ground Trail 16 miles, 2000′ of climbing Day3 – 08/25/2008 Solitude Ski Resort Smoky Day 18 miles, 3000′ of climbing. Day4 – 08/26/2008 Mid Mountain Spiro Trail – Park City Day5...

The crystal blue waters of Lake Tahoe are Stunning! 0

Kayaking From Sand Harbor, Lake Tahoe

GPS Track for this route. Sand Harbor is an easy place to start your paddle, and it is visually appealing due to the rocks jutting out of the water in the immediate vicinity.  We...

A deep haze as we paddled out of the Oakland Inner Harbor made it look like there was no end on the other side.  Actually, San Francisco is on the other side of the bay. 0

Circumnavigation of Alameda Island by kayak

GPS Track for this Route. We checked our tide tables, and put our boats in at MLK regional Shoreline right at the start of Maximum Ebb tide.  We figured that this would give us a push...

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Kayaking Estero Americano

If you are looking for an easy, calm paddle North of San Francisco, you might want to go to Estero Americano. The put in for this paddle is Right Near Valley Ford (Here is...

View of San Francisco from the Main Channel 1

Kayaking Crissy Field to Sausalito

GPS Track for this route. This trip was initially planned as an overnighter.  As such, we loaded all of our camping gear and such into the holds of our kayaks.  The plan was to...