Worth the Trip
Our daily look at deals and getaways
Tuesday, Apr 19, 2016 at 11:04 PM

Sequoia Parks Conservancy Challenge

Sequoia Parks Conservancy Challenge

Ready to Hike the Redwood Canyon Trail and stroll to Mist Falls? Read »

Friday, Apr 15, 2016 at 3:19 PM

Wineries Celebrate Down to Earth Month

Wineries Celebrate Down to Earth Month

A number of vineyards are hosting tours and special events in April. Read »

Friday, Apr 15, 2016 at 7:39 AM

Opening: Housekeeping Camp

Opening: Housekeeping Camp

The Yosemite stay-over makes its springtime debut. Read »

Monday, Apr 11, 2016 at 5:08 PM

Mmm: Hello, Free Cone Day

Mmm: Hello, Free Cone Day

Ben & Jerry's annual no-money-needed treat event is back, ice cream fans. Read »

Monday, Apr 11, 2016 at 2:59 PM

Shingletown Sweetness: Horsey Haps

Shingletown Sweetness: Horsey Haps

An upcoming adoption, as well as trail rides, are on the sanctuary's roster. Read »

Monday, Apr 11, 2016 at 6:01 PM

Asparagus Ice Cream in Stockton

Asparagus Ice Cream in Stockton

The spear-laden lark loves on the point-tipped vegetable. Read »

Saturday, Apr 23, 2016 at 6:36 AM

Trees of Mystery: Find Your Trail

Trees of Mystery: Find Your Trail

Take a contemplative stroll among some of the planet's most magnificent redwoods. Read »

Saturday, Apr 16, 2016 at 7:09 AM

New Location: Sunset Celebration Weekend

New Location: Sunset Celebration Weekend

Explore wine, food, gardening, and Western living at the publication's wine country outpost. Read »

Wednesday, Apr 13, 2016 at 8:43 PM

Giant Bike Expo: Sea Otter Classic

Giant Bike Expo: Sea Otter Classic

The everything-cycle spectacular pedals into Monterey. Read »

Thursday, Apr 7, 2016 at 9:10 PM

Arrive by Bark -- er, Bike -- at SB Earth Day

Arrive by Bark -- er, Bike -- at SB Earth Day

Santa Barbara's spring, planet-nice soiree has a cycle-sweet contest attached. Read »

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A good time is just a short drive away, and Worth the Trip points you in the right direction. It's a daily look at nearby getaways, festivals and sweet deals.
Travel Kit

GET A ROOM

Hotel deals around the Golden State that don't nab all your gold.

ROADSIDE ATTRACTIONS

Giant drive-through donuts? We got your giant drive-through donuts right here.

WAKE UP IN VEGAS

Pools and glow-in-the-dark margaritas and dice and nice suites. Oh yeah. You're going.

LA GETAWAY

Unique hotels, ethnic festivals, warmer weather -- yes, there are reasons to head south.

SPOTLIGHT SAN DIEGO

From wine tasting in Temecula to visitng Shamu at Sea World.

BAY'S BEST

Culture, wine, boating, hiking, beachcombing, museums. You don't have to drive far to get away.