Coast Road Trip

Wildlife 4-8’s momma bear was in town from Wisconsin and she wanted California coast, migrating whales, and a break from snow. Mission accomplished!

Exploring the beaches near Half Moon Bay.

Exploring the beaches near Half Moon Bay. Poplar Beach is free; it looks like there used to be metered parking but not when we were there.

Tidepooling!

Tidepooling!

Western Sandpipers - new favorite bird for their wave chasing skills.

Western sandpipers – new favorite bird because they chase waves like me!

Across the Golden Gate

Across the Golden Gate to the Marin Headlands!

Rodeo Beach

Rodeo Beach to explore the sand.

Why hello there adult male elephant seal - my you're tall.

Why hello there adult male elephant seal – my you’re tall. A great organization to visit and support – The Marine Mammal Center.

The view north from the trail to Bonita Lighthouse.

The view north from the trail to Point Reyes Lighthouse. Did you know Point Reyes National Seashore is a fee-free park?!

Whales ahoy!

Whales ahoy! Watch for the spouts along the coast – we saw five on the trail to the lighthouse.

Elephant seals at Point Reyes National Park's Chimney Rock area at the elephant seal overlook.

Elephant seals at Point Reyes’ Chimney Rock area.

All photos courtesy of Wildlife 4-8 and Trails.

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