... the sun came out, and we took a ride up the coast about ten miles to Luffenholz Beach to see the king tide. We had promised ourselves that we would do that, after we had walked the beach at a minus tide last July. This is what it looked like then on that foggy summer day.
Trinidad Head is composed of metamorphosed gabbro embedded in the surrounding Franciscan melange, topped with Pleistocene sands and gravels. (Does that not sound like the most delicious earthy dessert?)