Recent Posts by Bodega Bay

Looking For Some Sonoma Coast Color?

This colorful image from the Sonoma Coast is the centerpiece for a flyer from the Timber Coast Inn announcing their summer deals. Here is what the Timber Cove Inn has available now.

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California: Rare Sighting of Blue Whales

The New York Times is reporting that blue whales, the world’s largest animal, are being seen in droves off the Northern California coast. The ocean giants are being lured by an increase this year in their favorite food — shrimplike creatures known as krill.

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Bodega Bay Hot Air Balloons

Hot Air Balloon Rides near Bodega Bay, California!

Get ready for an experience unlike any other that California has to offer!

Nothing can match the beauty and serenity of a colorful hot air balloon as it drifts with the wind across the Bodega Bay sky.

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Searching For Tsunami Debris

Bob Norberg of The Press Democrat is reporting on an effort by the Sonoma Coast chapter of the Surfrider Foundation to collect and catalog tsunami debris. Debris from the March 2011 earthquake-spawned tidal wave has already been found in Washington and Oregon, but so far there has been no verified tsunami debris found along the…
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Another Bird’s Eye View of the Coast

Here is an aerial video of the Sonoma Coast taken from something called an Airphrame. An Airphrame is described as being the world's first fully autonomous consumer level unmanned plane. www.airphrame.com
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Music For A Block Party And Fireworks

The Macy's Fireworks Show in New York City is rated as one of the best and also also sponsors a contest to find the best version of "The Star Spangled Banner" in a national sing-off. This year's winner is Kory Glattman. [mp3j track="The_Star_Spangled_Banner.mp3"] Click HERE to watch a video that shows Miss America, Laura Kaeppeler,…
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Surf’s Up At Dillon Beach

The Bodega Bay Coast Guard station will respond to about 125 requests for search and rescue missions this year. You may have seen them training on the Sonoma coast for these operations.     Here is a video of the Coast Guard training in the Dillon Beach surf.
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A Trip To Bodega Bay

Here is a new YouTube video by SampsonFinn that kind of summarizes visually why I like to visit Bodega Bay.        
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Good Fishing On The Miss Anita Last Week

Looks like the fish were really biting last week off the Sonoma Coast. Captain Vince Orsini of the Miss Anita out of Bodega Bay posted pictures of happy anglers showing their catches last week.           Miss Anita Fishing Charters (707) 875-3474    
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Good news on Western Snowy Plover habitat

The Golden Gate Audubon Society is reporting that the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service designated 24,527 acres along the Pacific Coast as critical habitat for endangered Western Snowy Plovers — an important step towards ensuring the species’ recovery and ultimate survival. The FWS action ends several years of legal conflict over how much land would…
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Veronica Cartwright Talks About The Birds In “The Birds”

Bodega and Bodega Bay are forever tied to the Hitchcock classic movie "The Birds". Some 10,000 tourists a year come to the Sonoma Coast to visit the locations used in the film. Veronica Cartwright was cast as a young student that was attacked by the birds in the movie. Veronica A. Cartwright (born 20 April…
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The Ren Brown Collection

Looking for something to do this weekend? How about a visit to The Ren Brown Collection in Bodega Bay? At the western end of Sonoma county, the Ren Brown Collection is a long-established and well-respected art gallery. Opened in early 1990, it is conveniently located on Coast Highway One at the northern end of Bodega…
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