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Boulder Creek Pizza & Pub

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Discretion Brewing

Food+Drink | Soquel

Duarte’s Tavern

Food+Drink | Pescadero

Alice’s Restaurant

Food+Drink | Woodside

Ristorante Casa Nostra

Food+Drink | Ben Lomond

Tyrolean Inn Restaurant

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The Cats — Perfect, notorious BBQ

07 | 31 | 2018

But forget the BBQ for a minute, I had no idea how delicious the history here proved to be. A one-time stop for stagecoaches, the Cats Roadhouse had also served as a weigh station for lumber wagons. Along with the introduction of paved roads, its history took a turn...

Craft Beer Exploding In Santa Cruz

04 | 29 | 2018

If you like a tasty brew, you will enjoy exploring the craft beer taprooms in Santa Cruz County. There are some sixteen craft breweries and fifteen taprooms and counting in the county where you can enjoy flavorful, refreshing brews. You will discover that these small, unique businesses are creating outstanding artisanal brews that reflect their...

Cuisine with a long History

04 | 26 | 2018

Within the redwoods are several restaurants with histories as interesting as the ancient trees. These eateries serve up some amazing cuisine that fits perfectly with the atmosphere. Each with their own distinct history and stories that go back many decades. Alice’s Restaurant: “A Little Slice of Bliss Among the Redwoods” Located in Woodside, CA, Alice’s...

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Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park

Though it’s not the biggest park in the county, there are hiking, biking, and equestrian options beyond what’s described here. It’s strongly recommended that adventurers go by the Visitor Center and talk to the docents about hike ideas, trail closures, wildlife sightings, and whatever other...

Butano State Park

Butano State Park doesn’t have the enormous ancient redwoods you’ll find at other Redwood State Parks, though it’s rumored that in some secret corner, far off-trail, there hides one of the tallest specimens in these mountains. Still, it more than makes up for lack of accessible old-growth groves with its biodiversity and panoramic views. The...

Portola Redwoods State Park

Coming into Portola Redwoods State Park is akin to entering Doyle’s Lost World. Winding down a seemingly-forgotten road, watching as the ferns and huckleberries grow taller, the human population drops conspicuously. Cell service vanishes entirely, and it’s hard not to be overtaken by a growing sense of adventure and wonder. Named for the explorer Gaspar...

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Cruise Coffee Company

Food+Drink | Scotts Valley

Discretion Brewing

Food+Drink | Soquel

Downtown Local

Food+Drink | Pescadero

Duarte’s Tavern

Food+Drink | Pescadero

El Salchichero

Food+Drink | Santa Cruz

Gama Bakery

Food+Drink | Watsonville

Harley Farms

Food+Drink | Pescadero

Henfling’s

Food+Drink | Ben Lomond

Jalisco Restaurant

Food+Drink | Watsonville

Jenna Sues’s Cafe

Food+Drink | Boulder Creek

La Fondue

Food+Drink | Saratoga

La Placa Family Bakery

Food+Drink | Ben Lomond