Tag: Cliffs

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Excitement builds as canopies of bright colors are lifted into the morning sky by invisible currents of wind rushing up the coastal cliffs of San Diego. Paragliders dance in the air and as they join the seabirds and falcons in aerial acrobatics and effortlessly glide through powerful gusts of the California seaside breeze.

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How many millennia of oceanic winds and sea spray have shaped the coastal cliffs of Southern California into an epic landscape of worn sandstone we know today?

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The early morning sun shines on the south-eastern edge of the Cleveland National Forest. Rabbits and birds nestle in the low brush as wind whistles across the valley and through the leaves, carrying a scent of mountain air, cool and refreshing.

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A mountainous view of the edges of the Borrego Badlands. Tucked into a rocky nook you shelter from the gusting winds rushing eastwards towards the desert. The air is leaving the last of it’s moisture behind as it rushes past you and into the badlands of the American South West.

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Sit high above the California coastal tide pools at San Diego’s Cabrillo National Monument as the morning surf pounds the rocky shore in a majestic display of California coastal sea life.

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At the tip of Point Loma in San Diego lies the Cabrillo National monument and the famous San Diego Tide Pools. Stand on the rocky shore as sea birds glide above the waves and listen to the ocean crash to the beach.