A horse-drawn cart passing through a section cut out of the base of a giant sequoia tree in the Mariposa groves of Yosemite Park, California.   (Photo by Carleton E Watkins/Getty Images)

Yosemite To Offer Free Admission For Presidents Day Weekend

If you’re looking for a place to get outdoors and enjoy unseasonably warm temperatures this Valentine’s Day weekend, consider hitching your wagon to Yosemite National Park.

02/11/2015

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How To Backpack Through Europe

Make plans to experience a backpacking adventure through Europe. During this type of vacation, you will meet interesting people, see amazing sites and have fun planning the adventure through several foreign countries.

02/10/2015

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How To Plan Your Best Spring Break Ever

Consider these five helpful tips to help you plan for an unforgettable spring break vacation.

02/06/2015

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Racial Divide In California’s State Parks Could Squander Future Funding

One of the best parts of living in the Golden State is the ability to enjoy over 1.6 million acres of mountains, beaches and valleys protected by state parks. But a new report finds park visitors do not reflect the state’s changing and diverse demographics, making the future of park funding uncertain.

02/05/2015

Chef Kent Rathbun & Liam Mayclem (credit: Foodie Chap/Liam Mayclem)

Score a Touchdown w/ The Foodie Chap & Chef Kent Rathbun’s Chili!

While at Yosemite for Chef’s Holiday, Chef Rathbun cooks up his famous Tecate Chili, just in time for the big game!

02/01/2015

Yosemite Falls flows in December. (CBS SF)

Yosemite National Park Entrance, Overnight Camping Fees Going Up March 1st

Visitors to Yosemite National Park will pay more to enter and camp overnight, under fee hikes that start March 1.

01/30/2015

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Go From “Spring Broke” to Spring Break! Tips On Student Travel On The Cheap!

For those who are still searching on how to stay within the average student budget while planning the best spring break trip ever, here are a few helpful tips to get started.

01/30/2015

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Travel Tips For Retirees

So you are retired, now what? Well, if you plan it right, you could be looking at a lot of fun and exciting travel.

01/29/2015

Reese Witherspoon in "Wild" (credit: Fox Searchlight Pictures)

Pacific Crest Trail Expects More Hikers Thanks To Reese Witherspoon and ‘Wild’

Thanks to “Wild” starring Academy award-winner Reese Witherspoon, more hikers are taking on the PCT.

01/26/2015

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7 Timelapses That Capture The Magic Of San Francisco

San Francisco is a fine looking city, we aren’t breaking any news there. But if you’ve ever lived here you know the real majesty of the city by the bay is the way the buildings, people, fog and sun come together and move a part in a steady flow that just can’t be captured in a single image.

01/26/2015

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America’s Top 20 Beaches

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Most Romantic Cities In The World

Take an enchanting trip for Valentine’s Day. Tour the world’s most romantic cities, in photos.

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The Animals Of Antarctica

Antarctica is the most inhospitable place on Earth. Certain creatures survive there, though global warming can threaten their natural habitats.

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The Ice Of Antarctica

Antarctica, the coldest place on Earth, is feeling the effects of global warming. See the view from the bottom of the Earth.

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Our Country’s National Parks

National Parks preserve some of America’s most interesting and unique environments. Take a trip to these national treasures.

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