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Joshua Tree Backpacking: The California Hiking & Riding Trail
Joshua Tree isn't just for climbers! Learn about the 35 mile California hiking and riding trail - an awesome...
The Ultimate 3-day Death Valley National Park Itinerary
Sand dunes, craters, slot canyons & wildflowers. Experience the best attractions in Death Valley with this 3-day Death Valley...
John Muir Trail Transportation Guide & Planning Tips
John Muir Trail
Learn about cheapest and most efficient John Muir Trail transportation options, including the best airports and buses to use...
Outdoor Activities in San Francisco: Top 5 Ways to get Outside in the Bay Area
While you'll be busy hanging out in record shops, cafes, and hip bars on your trip to San Francisco,...
Tips for Backpacking the Trans-Catalina Trail in California
Just because the weather is starting to turn in the mountains doesn't mean you have to put all of...
Huntington Beach Travel Tips
Surfing, SUPing, cruising down the strand, chowing down on fresh California cuisine...sometimes we all need a little beach vacay....
Top Five Things to do on California’s Santa Cruz Island
In June, I went out to Santa Cruz Island, the largest in the Channel Islands archipelago, to experience the...
John Muir Trail Video Highlights
This John Muir Trail video features my favorite campsites, spots, and moments from my 22 days on the trail...
Beginner Stand-up Paddle Boarding Tips
Stand up paddle boarding may just be my new favorite outdoor activity. Not only do you get a healthy...
The 10 Best Campsites on the John Muir Trail
A thru-hike on the John Muir Trail means 20+ nights of epic camping. Here are the 10 best campsites...
The Final Night on the John Muir Trail
The Final Night on the John Muir Trail I recently wrote a post for the Mountain Hardwear blog as...
8-Step John Muir Trail Planning Guide
Planning a long-distance hike on the John Muir Trail or elsewhere can be a daunting task. In this...
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