Beyond Griffith Park: The Wisdom Tree & Hollywood Sign Hike

Hollywood Sign Hike
A behind-the-scenes look at one of the most iconic hikes in all of Los Angeles includes the famous Wisdom Tree as well as a newfound perspective of the Hollywood Sign Hike.

Murphy Ranch Trail: A Descent into a Graffiti-Plastered Nazi Compound

Murphy Ranch Trail Graffiti
One of the most historical hiking trails in all of Los Angeles includes a demolished Nazi Compound chock full of graffiti-plastered ruins and scrap metal, which requires a steep descent down a long staircase.

Museum Hack at the Getty Center: A Flamboyant Peek Into European Art

Getty Center Museum Hack
Alas, my friends, Museum Hack specializes in “hacking” a variety of museums in major cities including Los Angeles, Chicago, New York, San Francisco, and Washington, D.C. The company focuses on giving fun and sassy museum tours with a healthy dose of educational art history.

How to have a Glorious Holiday Weekend at Glamis

Glamis
Thanksgiving weekend 2017; As outdoor adventurer's who usually stick to pine alpine forests, we had never ventured near the sand dunes of Glamis California in the Imperial Valley in southern California. As more mountain camper/ hikers then sand people we were unprepared for a weekend of dune buggies and sand rails. Let me tell you how, as a Glamis newbie, I discovered how to be prepared for a busy holiday weekend at the Glamis Sand Dunes!

Solvang California – The Denmark of the United States

Solvang California Travel Guide
Solvang California If I told you, we took a trip to Denmark, without any visa, passport or a flight, I am sure you will be ready to close this article and move to the next one. Discarding it as an impossible thing to do, it...

Landing on some fun, frolic, history and adventure

The San Francisco Bay area is all about the city and the ocean. From picturesque landscape to chilling winds, from the iconic golden gate bridge to the Fisherman’s Wharf. From beaches offering unique views of the bridge to inclined streets all around; this city...

What to do in the Mammoth Lakes Area for the Non-Skier

Mammoth Lakes Winter
Many people think of the snow-covered minarets of Mammoth as a skiing destination but there is so much more to do in this charming mountain town then skiing! Try snowshoeing, snowmobiling or even dog sledding this winter!

The many joys of hiking

Hiking is one of the best ways to meet the target of a ‘healthy body’. By combining the happiness of natural beauty with physical fitness, hiking can turn into a fun and adventurous activity. Enough stock of water and enthusiasm to keep going is...

Death Valley Misconceptions

Zabriskie Point Death Valley
The words “Death Valley” used to create in my mind images of barren land littered with nothing but a few cow skulls. While the area does have spots where you see little more than dry earth cracked from the scorching sun, that isn’t even close to...

Snowshoe Adventures in Big Bear Lake

snowshoeing
If you find yourself searching for a little outdoor fun in the winter in southern California, come up to Big Bear and spend a day out in the snowy forest on snowshoes!