All Articles

The Larkspur Song

Celebrating Larkspur’s 100 year birthday, Marin musicians Rita Abrams (Mill Valley) and Doc Elmo Shropshire (Grandma Got Run Over By A Reindeer) wrote The Larkspur Song. Doc Elmo: “Larkspur resident Brenda McCown asked me to write a song for Larkspur’s…
Dirty Harry In Marin

“Do you feel lucky? Well do ya, punk?” Those infamous lines of movie legend were caught on film at Hutchinson’s Rock Quarry, in Larkspur, CA.
Mill Valley Song

Two-time Emmy Award winner Rita Abrams and her Strawberry Point School kids captured hearts and airwaves worldwide with their chartbuster hit song, Mill Valley. This hippy-era video was interestingly directed by Francis Ford Coppola, as you’ll see in the credits.…
Mt. Tamalpais Time-lapse

This video documents the (usually) very peaceful life of a fire lookout in the Gardner Lookout on the East Peak of Mt. Tamalpais in Marin County, CA.
The Hut in Larkspur

In what was once a part of the railroad station in Larkspur, CA, on the bike path behind King of the Roll Sushi, (whose building was also a part of the railroad station), you’ll discover an almost hidden away one-of-a-kind…
The Beginning

Welcome to Marinspiration®. One part Marin, one part inspiration; the aim of Marinspiration® is to simply highlight locally made arts, goods, businesses, and other cool stuff unique to Marin County, California. photo: G.C.