pygmy forest, jagged coast, redwood fern jungle, lighthouse and sunset at glass beach

picture overload from our saturday along the mendocino coast – it was outrageously beautiful! P3169929
we hiked through this ^^ to the pygmy forest boardwalk:
it’s amazing how the different soil type allowed for such different vegetation…
check out the contrast in the height of these trees ^^ to the ones along the boardwalk!
they call this giant sinkhole “the devil’s punchbowl” – the coastline had so many caves and fjords!
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not a bad spot for a lunch picnic in the sun ^^
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we went back into the redwood jungle to find a waterfall…
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i loved the surprise color on the underbelly of the clovers along the path!
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we frolicked through meadows overlooking the vast, vast sea,
and scrambled along the rocks and tidepools
a cute little seal came up to say hi!
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we collected a lot of seaglass at glass beach during golden hour
and, after a series of unfortunate events, ended up in this icky motel 6 room in ukiah, california.

it was a grand adventure. i love those!


  1. Are these all iPhone pics Char? You have some amazing shots in there! So beautiful!

  2. WOW! What a place! What gorgeous photography! To add to Josh's question, is that my camera or your phone?

  3. Credit: Kelsey's camera. Just sayin' :) Love you BABE (best adventure buddy eternally). I'm so blessed to know you.

  4. absolutely beautiful and inspiring scenery. what a gorgeous place you live in!


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