Dad of three, Assistant Scoutmaster for Boy Scout Troop 604, and an avid geocacher (my geocaching handle is "SGT Stitches"). Most of my trips here will either be backpacking or day hikes with family or Boy Scouts, geocaching hikes with family and friends, or favorite vacation walks/hikes with my wife.
Big Sur is a sparsely populated region of the central California coast where the Santa Lucia Mountains rise abruptly from the Pacific Ocean.
The name "Big Sur" is derived from the original Spanish-language... more
The Forest of Nisene Marks State Park offers rugged semi-wilderness, rising from sea level to steep coastal mountains of more than 2,600 feet. Once the site of logging operations until the 1920s,... more