Visitors enjoy sitting by the dock of the bay at The Marshall Store. Pictures: Wanda Hennig
Visitors enjoy sitting by the dock of the bay at The Marshall Store. Pictures: Wanda Hennig
Bob Lundbert shucks oysters at The Marshall Store, one of the good places to eat oysters when you visit Tomales Bay.
Bob Lundbert shucks oysters at The Marshall Store, one of the good places to eat oysters when you visit Tomales Bay.
South African transplant Gwendolyn Meyer at one of the oyster farms she writes about in her book.
South African transplant Gwendolyn Meyer at one of the oyster farms she writes about in her book.
Kayaking among the oyster beds is one of the more delectable sensory experiences of northern California.
Kayaking among the oyster beds is one of the more delectable sensory experiences of northern California.
The oyster's famed aphrodisiacal qualities have long been debated.
The oyster's famed aphrodisiacal qualities have long been debated.

There’s a pearl of a place north of San Francisco where you can kayak, visit oyster farms or eat the fabled aphrodisiacs.

There’s a pearl of a place north of San Francisco where you can kayak, visit oyster farms or eat the fabled aphrodisiacs.