Stuart’s travelogue

Guadalupe Canyon Parkway

Guadalupe Canyon Parkway

San Francisco surprises with scenes of virtual wilderness smack in the middle of its urban areas. | Scenic Guadalupe Canyon Parkway is a road than many folk don't realize exists, nestled into the northern foothills of San Bruno Mountain. | This road was also costar of famed 60s movie car chase from Bullitt. Check out the chase sequence here, and the road's appearance begins at around 6:12. If this road could be a member of the Screen Actors Guild, it would be making a fortune from residuals.

Exploring with GPS is cheap and easy

How To written 5 January 2008

For most of us, GPS (Global Positioning System) devices are just nifty toys used in the car to avoid getting lost. Useful, but kind of expensive and limited, right? Nope. Today’s handheld GPS devices allow you to do much more — from finding the best sceni

GPS

GPS

Photo of GPS device to support article.

Revolution Dusk

Revolution Dusk

The sun goes down over the Lancashire coastline, and the lights come on at Blackpool Pleasure Beach.

Echo Lakes from Ralston Peak

Echo Lakes from Ralston Peak

A hike up the south face of Mt Ralston leads to a stunning payoff - views of the Echo Lakes, Desolation Wilderness and Lake Tahoe.

Link to Ralston Peak Hike on Trailspotting

Telegraph Hill

Telegraph Hill

Coit Tower perched atop Telegraph Hill in the North Beach area of San Francisco. Alcatraz island can also be seen floating out in the bay.

Shot from the top of the Hilton hotel on Kearney Street.

McWay Creek Falls

McWay Creek Falls

Coastal waterfalls don't come much more picturesque than this one, located in Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park. Check out the redwood hiking trails across the road. Link to Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park hike on Trailspotting

Bixby Creek Bridge

Bixby Creek Bridge

No journey south to Big Sur would be complete without a stop to admire the elegant 1930s design of Bixby Creek Bridge in its idyllic California coastline setting.

Stuart Green

Stuart Green has been a member since 6 November 2007 and goes by yorvik.

Currently in San Francisco.

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Frequent hiker, snowboarder & snowshoer. Also creator of Trailspotting.com

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