California

California boasts nine jaw-dropping National Parks, more than any other state. It’s also home to the highest point (Mt. Whitney) and lowest point (Badwater Basin) in the continental United States. From backcountry hiking to downhill skiing, to mountain biking and surfing, California is one of the best destinations to play outside. Explore all of our California travel blog posts here.

15 Best John Muir Trail Campsites

15 Best John Muir Trail Campsites

A thru-hike on the John Muir Trail means 20+ nights of epic camping. Here are the 10 best campsites on the John Muir Trail that you won’t want to miss.

12 Best California Ski Resorts

12 Best California Ski Resorts

Discover the best ski resorts in the state from Northern California to Southern California and the Eastern Sierras with our skiing roundup.

John Muir Trail Food Shopping List

John Muir Trail Food Shopping List

Simplify your John Muir Trail food & meal planning with my complete JMT food shopping list that details what & how much food I brought on my 22 day hike.