Our Favorite Fire-Related Rural Legends

July 30, 2008

As with any emotionally engaging event, large fires breed their share of far-fetched tales. Read the rest of this entry »

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The Last Time Big Sur Burned – The ’72 Molera Fire

July 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.

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