2nd Trail of East Bay Regional Parks 2015 Trail Challenge- Bay Trail, Crab Cove to USS Hornet, Alameda

**As written about in previous posts, I’m doing the East Bay Regional Parks 2015 Trail Challenge, they have 5 easy trails, 5 moderate trails, and 5 hard trails.  I’m doing them all in order from Easy to Hard. This is the second easy trail. ** Even though the starting point of this part of the trail challenge…

Beware of Algae

There is an Algae outbreak in Lake Chabot which has killed 3 dogs, 1 dog died at Clear lake last year, and Lake Temescal was closed to the public for an outbreak last year.  In all the research I did about trail safety with dogs, Algae was never mentioned yet so many trails intersect with…