Oregon Coast

Oregon Coast

I've taken many road trips from California to Oregon, but i've always stayed toward the middle of Oregon, seeking mountain vistas and fresh powder. The Oregon Coast has always intrigued me and it has been a place that i've wanted to explore more in depth for a long time, but just haven't made it happen. [...]

Desolation Wilderness

Desolation Wilderness

Desolation Wilderness has always been a place that I have heard of, but I never researched until recently. While trying to plan a late season backcountry trip somewhere in the Sierras, Desolation Wilderness quickly rose to the top of the list! Located right by Lake Tahoe, it is a very popular place for outdoor enthusiasts, [...]

Tuolumne Meadows

Tuolumne Meadows

California is filled with stunning landscapes, but Yosemite is one of the prized jewels. Gargantuan slabs of granite carved smooth by glaciers over eons of time. Massive cascading waterfalls plunging hundreds of feet. And endless beautiful meadows with the occasional hungry bear looking for lunch. I've been visiting Yosemite since I was a kid and  [...]