An ocean oasis near San Francisco, CA.
A challenging trip with great Half Dome views.
Snowshoeing to Mills Lake in RMNP.
My first snow camping trip.
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A day in the most other-worldly place on Earth.
Walk among some of the grandest Redwood trees in the Bay Area.
A short, easy hike to two gorgeous lakes.
Get up close and personal with Washington's favorite mountain.
A little taste of the North Cascades that will leave you wanting more.
A steep but popular hike in the East Bay Area.
Redwood trees, banana slugs, ferns, and more on this 3-day trip in the Santa Cruz Mountains.
Alpine lakes, mountain views, and more in Washington's central cascades.
My ultimate guide to camping in the world famous Yosemite National Park.
A small taste of Washington's wild coast.
A small taste of Northern California near Lake Tahoe.
A short and popular hike in the Truckee, CA area.
An easy and gorgeous coastal hike with an abundance of wildlife.
An easy and enjoyable snowshoe along Donner Lake.
A beautiful, intermediate snowshoe to the edge of Yosemite Valley's southern rim.
An must-do, underrated, not-so-hidden gem in the Auburn, CA area.
A gorgeous coastal getaway in the Bay Area.
A beautiful, moderately challenging overnight trip to Yosemite's northwestern backcountry.
Ocean views and redwood forests in the San Francisco Bay Area.
A quick one night getaway to the Northern California coast.
Peaks, lakes, alpine meadows, and more in Yosemite's high country.
Hiking along the famed High Sierra Camp Loop in Northern Yosemite's wilderness.