Friday May 27, 2005

Weekly Wrap-up 2005_21

The weather has been quite lovely this week.

After dinner on Saturday, we investigated the newly reopened parking area at the western edge of Daly City. It's called Thornton Beach Vista; apparently the original road went down to the beach and was undermined in a bad storm in 1982. Thornton Beach itself is a state park. It's been closed off ever since we've lived here.

We knew they had been working on it over the past few months and now it's open with a parking area, solar-powered sidewalk lamps, benches, trash cans, and informational signage. Very nice. Also, the moon was close to full so it made the breakers light up nicely down below.

When we got home, I wrote a nice note to the Daly City Parks Dept., commending them on their nice work, and another to the State Parks people asking them to update the web page for Thornton Beach to mention the vista point. ...
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Weekly Wrap-up 2005_21 ( in category Gemisch/Gallimaufry ) - posted at Fri, 27 May, 22:13 Pacific | Comments (0)