Rare Torrey Pine at sunset

To the Far Point

As winter gives way to spring in the Reserve, and the last cloud-horsetails of Pacific storm systems brush across San Diego, I remember the days when I ran the Extension trails near my house in the…


Cloudcatcher

Del Mar resident Thomas Close has his camera set up nearly every day for spectacular time-lapse artworks. You’ll often find him on the bluffs and beaches of Del Mar at sunset (this photo of Tom with…


On The Come-Back Trail to High Point

Poor High Point! A good number of trees have died here in recent years, victims of the drought, and the old railing made of peeler poles was usually in a state of falling-down disrepair. But this…