Celebrate Free Redwood Parks Day

Enjoy waterfalls and forests for a Black Friday alternative. Read story.

Alex Honnold and His Mind-Bending Climbs

The free soloist scales mountains and cliffs without rope or partner, and thinks nothing of it. Read story.

Ian Shive: Lights, Camera, Condor

Filmmaker Talks New Condor Recovery Program Video, Education Conservation Read story.

Mike Libecki Presents ‘Untamed Antarctica’ at UCSB

The explorer kicks off UCSB Arts & Lectures’ ‘National Geographic' Live series. Read story.

Shark Attack off Santa Cruz Island

A spear fisherman successfully fought off a hammerhead shark in the Santa Barbara Channel. Read story.

Pilgrimage to Water

Day-long pilgrimages to verify that a water source still flows or that a spring still drips. Read story.

The Allure of Ancient Rock Art

The mind in the cave inspired to paint. Read story.

Potrero Canyon Trail to Hurricane Deck

The solitude of nature adds to its beauty and can stimulate your creative side. Read story.

River Rainfall Check

Last week, I decided to check out the water flow in the upper Sespe River. Read story.

Piedra Blanca Trail to Twin Forks Camp

The “playground” nature of the piedras blancas have lured many day hikers and backpackers. Read story.

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