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Spanky’s

Food+Drink | Ben Lomond

Flynn’s Cabaret & Steakhouse

Food+Drink | Felton

La Fondue

Food+Drink | Saratoga

The Cats

Food+Drink | Los Gatos

Arcangeli Grocery/Norms Market

Food+Drink | Pescadero

Cafe Delmarette

Food+Drink | Santa Cruz

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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 to the notorious during the 1920s...

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.

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.

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Big Basin Redwoods State Park

In 1902, the early environmental movement saw one of its crowning moments come to glorious fruition with the formation of the California Redwood Park. The park, later renamed Big Basin Redwoods State Park, would prove to be the first unit in what would eventually evolve into the modern California State Parks system.

Hunting for Banana Slugs

Banana slugs are fascinating, even mesmerizing to observe in person. Watching one slide its way down a portion of a miles-long trail or up the side of a towering redwood is a meditative experience. However, despite their low speeds, they’re not always the easiest organisms to track down.

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...

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Flynn’s Cabaret & Steakhouse

Food+Drink | Felton

Jenna Sues’s Cafe

Food+Drink | Boulder Creek

La Fondue

Food+Drink | Saratoga

Loma Coffee Bar

Food+Drink | Los Gatos

Malone’s Grille

Food+Drink | Scotts Valley

Oak & Rye

Food+Drink | Los Gatos

Pedro’s

Food+Drink | Los Gatos

Ristorante Casa Nostra

Food+Drink | Ben Lomond

Scopazzi’s Restaurant & Lounge

Food+Drink | Boulder Creek

Spanky’s

Food+Drink | Ben Lomond

Steel Bonnet Brewing Company

Food+Drink | Scotts Valley

The Cats

Food+Drink | Los Gatos