A short hike to big views from the classic lookout atop Schonchin Butte in Lava Beds National Monument.
A short hike near Mammoth Crater in Lava Beds National Monument.
A short, but intense, hike to one of the more difficult to reach waterfalls in Northern California.
An easy hike to a great viewpoint in California’s Joshua Tree Wilderness.
A nostalgic return to the valley floor in Yosemite National Park and a long-delayed stay at the Park’s classic hotel.
A pleasant walk on the Pacific Crest Trail to a viewpoint overlooking some impressive granite crags.
An out-and-back hike to Paradise Lake in California’s Marble Mountain Wilderness.
A fun hike and short scramble to the summit of China Mountain in Northern California, with big views all the way.
A hike in fresh air (!) to the popular summit of Mount Eddy in the Shasta-Trinity National Forest.