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Green Summer Activites | Care2 Healthy & Green Living

Green Summer Activites | Care2 Healthy & Green Living

I’ve been busy with several different projects this summer and feel like I haven’t gotten out and about much, but my friends have been travelling and projecting like mad and they’ve managed to incorporate green ideas and sustainability into their summer in creative ways. I was so impressed, I thought I should share the ideas with you: 1. Take the train to Tahoe (or beyond): Amtrak has great trips and routes, including service from the Bay Area to Lake Tahoe – The Amtrak California Zephyr Eastbound trains leave Emeryville (with bus connections from various San Francisco locations) at 8:05 every morning. The train leaves Sacramento at 10:04 am and arrives in Truckee at 1:33 pm. and Reno at 3:06pm. There are also trips on the coast, up and down the Capitol Corridor and through the San Joaquin valley. 2. Take a bike ride out to the coast , or anywhere else in the Bay Area for ...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/greenliving/green-summer-activities....

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