Worth the Trip | A Guide to Nearby Getaways | NBC Bay Area
Worth the Trip
Our daily look at deals and getaways
Tuesday, Mar 5, 2013 at 1:07 PM
|
By Alysia Gray Painter

Sierra Setting + a State's Worth of Wines

Sierra Setting + a State's Worth of Wines

An always-sells-out wine fest offers a Sierra-close setting and top labels. Read »

Thursday, Feb 28, 2013 at 12:46 PM
|
By Alysia Gray Painter

Touring the CalTravel Brewery of the Year

Touring the CalTravel Brewery of the Year

Chico's own Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. gets the big blue ribbon. Read »

Saturday, Mar 2, 2013 at 8:56 AM
|
By Alysia Gray Painter

Fly-Fishing in the Sierra

Fly-Fishing in the Sierra

Cast a line in some of the state's most spectacular waters. Read »

Tuesday, Oct 16, 2012 at 6:17 AM
|
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 »

Monday, Sep 24, 2012 at 1:04 PM
|
By Alysia Gray Painter

Donner Party Hike

Donner Party Hike

Take a Truckee-close ramble and learn more about the history. Read »

Tuesday, Sep 4, 2012 at 5:36 PM
|
By Alysia Gray Painter

The Sierra Oro Farm Trail

The Sierra Oro Farm Trail

Get acquainted with Chico-close wineries and produce purveyors. Read »

Friday, Jan 25, 2013 at 4:47 PM
|
By Alysia Gray Painter

Mammoth Leaf Peeping

Mammoth Leaf Peeping

Ready to bid summer adieu and have an autumn adventure? Read »

Monday, Jul 30, 2012 at 10:09 AM
|
By Alysia Gray Painter

High Sierra Getaway

High Sierra Getaway

The wait to stay at the High Sierra camp is usually months, but not now. Read »

Thursday, Jun 28, 2012 at 12:49 PM
|
By Alysia Gray Painter

High Sierra Camps Opening Dates

High Sierra Camps Opening Dates

Have you been putting "getting away from it all" off? Stop that. Read »

Saturday, May 5, 2012 at 9:10 AM
|
By Alysia Gray Painter

Tioga Gets Its Reopen Date

Tioga Gets Its Reopen Date

It's one of the main signs of the coming of summer in the Sierra. Read »

About
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.