Category: California

The Traveler’s Guide to Yosemite National Park

Yosemite is California’s crown jewel. This natural wonder of towering granite megaliths, plummeting waterfalls and endless pine trees lures millions of visitors each year. What draws that many people to Yosemite? To name a few; hiking, biking, fishing, camping, river rafting, swimming, horseback riding, rock climbing, inner tubing, sightseeing, skiing, snowshoeing, ice skating, relaxing and …

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8 Reasons To Visit The Mojave National Preserve

Mojave National Preserve is a little gem set in Southern California’s Mojave Desert.  Here are just eight amazing reasons to visit: 1. The Lava Tube This hidden gem under the desert floor is an amazing and magical experience. The Lava Tube which can only be accessed by a 5 mile dirt road, is a great …

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5 Remarkable Sites in Yosemite National Park

There are some sights and sites that words will never properly describe. Yosemite National Park is in that class. But that is about the only group it’s in because this magnificent natural wonder is otherwise in a class by itself. True, there are dozens of National Parks, many of them heavily forested and offering mountains …

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Joshua Tree National Park: San Bernardino Oasis

The desert is often thought of as a dry, lifeless place. But look closer and you’ll see that Joshua Tree National Park is, in fact, teeming with life. Joshua Tree is located in the San Bernardino desert in Southern California. But, like much of that portion of the state, it is far different from the …

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