WEATHER »

Sequoia National Park’s Lake Trail to Emerald Lake

A grand and very popular 10-mile walk takes hikers to High Sierra lakes. Read story.

Up Against the Condor Trail

Brittany Nielsen is the first to complete the 400-mile-long trail through the Los Padres National Forest. Read story.

Ready, Set, Go Fish!

Cachuma Lake’s Neal Taylor Nature Center hosts a free fishing workshop for kids on July 16. Read story.

Patagonia Joins Food Revolution

The outdoor retailer explores conscious agriculture in its new film, ‘Unbroken Ground.’ Read story.

Salmon Creek Trail

A moderately challenging hike from Big Sur's southernmost wilderness trailhead. 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.

event calendar sponsored by: