As with any emotionally engaging event, large fires breed their share of far-fetched tales. Read the rest of this entry »
Our Favorite Fire-Related Rural LegendsJuly 30, 2008
The Last Time Big Sur Burned – The ’72 Molera FireJuly 5, 2008
The last fire to burn through the Big Sur Valley was the Molera Fire in 1972 (we originally wrote 1974, but Sean Shadwell, who has clearly done less to damage his memory during the ensuing years, reminded us that it was really 1972). Whatever the year, the day itself was certainly memorable.