A look back at a High Sierra peak where persistence crossed the line into obsession.
A hike through coastal forest to a secluded beach and a view of the mouth of the Klamath River.
Enjoying an oddly nice visit to a tourist attraction that missed being a childhood memory.
A walk down the nostalgia trail to the one time we devoted a long weekend to ice climbing in California.
A very smoky hike almost to some lakes in the headwaters of General Creek.
A moderate hike to a nice lake for swimming and to views from a nearby peak.
A beautiful, but crowded, hike along the shores of Emerald Bay and Lake Tahoe.
A short visit to the three main waterfalls on Northern California’s McCloud River.
A smoke-infused journey to a delightful spring-nourished meadow on the flanks of Mount Shasta.