Category: California

Big Surf in Big Sur, California

  I’ve mentioned it before, but I’ll say it again here. I’m drawn to driving next to bodies of water. If you look back at my route through the states it’s clear that I gravitate to river banks, lake shores, and ocean coastlines.  

Channel Islands National Park (NP #50), California

Channel Islands National Park (map / wiki) is the fourth national park I’ve had to access by ferry (the others being Dry Tortugas NP, Isle Royal NP, and Kenai Fjords NP). Anacapa Island, the nearest of the five islands within park boundaries, resides approximately 20 miles off the coast of Ventura California,