Worth the Trip
Our daily look at deals and getaways
Tuesday, Oct 16, 2012 at 6:17 AM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Snow in the Sierra

Snow in the Sierra

Haven't had your fill of fall yet? It's wrapping in some parts of the state. Read »

Tuesday, Sep 18, 2012 at 10:39 AM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Mammoth's Snow Guarantee

Mammoth's Snow Guarantee

If the base isn't growing fast enough, you win. Read »

Thursday, Apr 26, 2012 at 5:50 PM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Merry Fishmas

Merry Fishmas

It's nearly that time of year again in the gorgeous Eastern Sierra. Read »

Friday, Mar 2, 2012 at 10:10 AM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

The Parent Tag Team Deal

The Parent Tag Team Deal

You and your partner both like to ski but there's a young one to care for, too. Mammoth has a suggestion for you. Read »

Saturday, Feb 11, 2012 at 12:04 PM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Leap Year Babies Get Free Mammoth Stay

Leap Year Babies Get Free Mammoth Stay

Born on Feb. 29? Love your snow? Get up the mountain for a sweet deal. Read »

Thursday, Nov 10, 2011 at 1:17 PM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Mammoth Mountain Opens

Mammoth Mountain Opens

Big snows fell a few weeks back. Now the slopes beckon skiers. Read »

Tuesday, Apr 12, 2011 at 12:43 PM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Sparklers in the Snow

Sparklers in the Snow

A frosty Fourth of July? It could happen at Mammoth. Read »

Tuesday, Feb 15, 2011 at 11:09 AM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Woolly's Winter Carnival

Woolly's Winter Carnival

Oh yeah. A mammoth on skis, in Mammoth. It all makes sense. 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.