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Monday, April 24, 2017

The Western Pacific Railroad Museum

Tucked away in a quiet corner of the sleepy community of Portola is a true gem: The Western Pacific Railroad Museum. Here you will...

Lassen Volcanic National Park In search of bubbly mud

My 3-year-old nephew Anikin is obsessed with hot lava and bubbly mud, as he calls it. He spends a lot of time talking about...

Coastal charm in Carmel

The rugged coastal mountains of the Monterey region are home to some of the finest wines in California, where winemakers work the land to...

Prolific Petroglyphs

Fighter jets fly in tight formations in mock war games over the Naval Air Station Fallon within sight of what was once a shoreline...

Explore Carson’s mountain bike trails

The ski season is melting away, but not fast enough for many mountain bikers and hikers who are chomping at the bit to get...

Exploring the Eastern Sierra

Apricot mallows in bloom among the volcanic outcroppings at Alabama Hills. Three-year-old Anikin Allen gets up close with the wildflowers at Death Valley National Park,...

Explore Mount Shasta

Mount Shasta is a great option for a quick, fall escape from the Tahoe Basin, and the drive to get there is an adventure...

Unwind on the coast

Next to Tahoe, Carmel and Monterey are my favorite places. In fact, I’ve already told my family that I’ll be retiring there one day....

Indulge in Reno

Looking to relax after a long summer of working and playing? One of the best escapes for a night or a weekend is to...

Storybook charm on the coast

Tucked along Highway 1 as you travel down the coast, it would be easy to miss the quaint village of Carmel-by-the-Sea. The traffic from...