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My Favorite Photography Spots at Samuel Boardman — Oregon

My Favorite Photography Spots at Samuel Boardman — Oregon

A couple of my favorite hikes and spots for truly experiencing the rugged coast of S. Oregon, my favorite stretch of Pacific coast. Ever.

3 Day Jungle Trek Backpacking Corcovado National Park Costa Rica

3 Day Jungle Trek Backpacking Corcovado National Park Costa Rica

Planning a Corcovado backpacking trip is no straight forward task, so here are some tips I've gathered from our trip to help you plan

A Winter Weekend in Siskiyou County — Northern California

A Winter Weekend in Siskiyou County — Northern California

Only 5 hours from the Bay Area, Siskiyou County has so much to offer, even in the winter! Here are some ideas of things to do in California's north

Favorite Caves to Explore at Lava Beds National Monument, CA

Favorite Caves to Explore at Lava Beds National Monument, CA

Located on the very northern edge of California, the park makes a great day trip for spelunkers of all ages and experiences

New Zealand South Island 10 Day Roadtrip Itinerary for the Outdoor Lover

New Zealand South Island 10 Day Roadtrip Itinerary for the Outdoor Lover

Here's our 10 day road trip itinerary along with things to do on New Zealand's south island to help you plan your trip

The Perfect Shasta County Weekend Getaway

The Perfect Shasta County Weekend Getaway

Only 4 hours from the Bay Area, the Shasta Cascade makes the perfect weekend getaway with its vast forests, numerous lakes, and snow-capped mountain views

Northern California Redwoods: 3 Day Road Trip Itinerary

Northern California Redwoods: 3 Day Road Trip Itinerary

Looking for a weekend escape into a lush, thick forests? In this post I'll lay out a sample road trip itinerary up along the scenic Highway 1

Tree Swing at College Cove — Trinidad State Beach, CA

Tree Swing at College Cove  — Trinidad State Beach, CA

View the particularly picturesque College Cove, part of Trinidad State Beach, CA from the trails on the cliffs above, or better yet, from a clifftop tree swing.

Grieg-French-Bell Grove - Humboldt Redwoods SP, CA

Grieg-French-Bell Grove - Humboldt Redwoods SP, CA

Truly a unique and hidden spot, the lush sorrel covering the forest floor gives off serious magical fairytale vibes

Roadtrip Arizona/Nevada/Utah in a Weekend

Roadtrip Arizona/Nevada/Utah in a Weekend

The Southwest US has so much to offer. This three day road trip itinerary hits all of the best hikes, campgrounds and things to do in Arizona, Nevada, and Utah.

Minnehaha Falls Hike — Minneapolis, MN

Minnehaha Falls Hike — Minneapolis, MN

Minneapolis has one of the best park systems in the nation, and the 53 foot Minnehaha Falls at the center of Minnehaha Park was the perfect outdoor excursion during our trip to the city. The falls will freeze over in cold weather creating a dramatic ice cave to explore, which makes it even cooler to visit in the winter!

Two Day Nusa Penida Travel Guide — Bali, Indonesia

Two Day Nusa Penida Travel Guide — Bali, Indonesia

I felt like I experienced the real Bali on Nusa Penida island. I pulled together a two day itinerary of some of the best things to do on this beautiful island.

Snorkeling Nusa Penida Island — Bali, Indonesia

Snorkeling Nusa Penida Island — Bali, Indonesia

We felt the snorkeling on Nusa Penida island would be better than on Bali, and sites like Gamat Bay and Mangrove Point did not disappoint - even for beginners!

Peguyangan (Guyangan) Waterfall Hike — Nusa Penida, Bali Indonesia

Peguyangan (Guyangan) Waterfall Hike — Nusa Penida, Bali Indonesia

The hike down to Peguyangan Temple on Nusa Penida is not for any acrophobes. The staircase is bolted onto the side of the cliff directly over the ocean!

Broken Beach and Angel's Billabong — Nusa Penida, Bali Indonesia

Broken Beach and Angel's Billabong — Nusa Penida, Bali Indonesia

Angel's Billabong and Broken Beach are two of the top attractions of Nusa Penida. How often do you get to swim in a natural infinity pool?