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Feature story: Listening to nature

Audio, visual tours -- downloadable to cell phones -- provide new insight into hiking, outdoors experiences

The voice emanating from the iPhone was as soothing as the wind in the trees along Skyline Ridge Open Space Preserve in the Santa Cruz Mountains.

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Posted by how to?
a resident of Adobe-Meadow
on Apr 22, 2012 at 3:15 pm

Is there a link somewhere in this article on how to download the audio files? Sorry if my reading is not so good, but I really did try to figure it out from the article.


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Posted by Joan Hamilton
a resident of another community
on Apr 23, 2012 at 10:28 am

for the Skyline Ridge tours, go to
Web Link

for tours on Mount Diablo, go to
audiblemountdiablo,com

for information on Audio Guides to the Outdoors, go to
audioguidestotheoutdoors,com

Thanks for your interest!


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