A gorgeous sunset flight. Watsonville’s Monterey Bay Birding Festival starts today and continues through Sunday, September 15.
About a half-hour south of Santa Cruz, at the end of a long road lined with strawberry fields, exists a secluded coastal treasure known as Pajaro Dunes Resort. Nestled among this gated community of vacation rentals and residential property, sits an array of condominiums, townhouses and oceanfront homes along a sprawling, flat, pristine beach. Pajaro
Local Birding Expert, Todd Newberry, scoping out some of the many bird species that call Santa Cruz County home Todd Newberry, local birding expert gave his picks for top birding spots in Santa Cruz County: The UCSC Arboretum – Newberry’s top pick for quantity – in two hours you can see as many as 50
Fall in Santa Cruz County is the best-kept secret among locals. Although barbecue grills and bathing suits will be stashed away until next season, summer continues for visitors in-the-know. Featuring fewer crowds and some of the year’s best weather, the autumn months are hailed as Santa Cruz County’s “Secret Summer.” This fall, the Santa Cruz