The venerable system marks the occasion by waiving admission at dozens of parks. Read »
A spectacular showing is due in August, and Tenaya Lodge has a fun field trip lined up. Read »
Ready to see views in all directions? This moderate trek awaits. Read »
Go by foot and wheel to explore some serene spots in the national park. Read »
Need some peaceful meadow-lake action? Yosemite awaits. Read »
Yosemite's H20 scene is in full spectacular bloom. Read »
The Sierra thoroughfare gets an early summer-season debut. Read »
The openings provide more signs that finer weather is on the way, to stay. Read »
Ready to sleep under the stars and giant trees? Read »
Hotel deals around the Golden State that don't nab all your gold.
Giant drive-through donuts? We got your giant drive-through donuts right here.
Pools and glow-in-the-dark margaritas and dice and nice suites. Oh yeah. You're going.
Unique hotels, ethnic festivals, warmer weather -- yes, there are reasons to head south.
From wine tasting in Temecula to visitng Shamu at Sea World.
Culture, wine, boating, hiking, beachcombing, museums. You don't have to drive far to get away.