Hiking to the Grand Canyon of the Tuolumne & Waterwheel Falls in Yosemite National Park

If you are backpacking to Glen Aulin ( it should be on your list) then you must make the trek into the Grand Canyon of the Tuolumne and see the three waterfalls it has to offer. The most popular of these three is Waterwheel Falls, but you will pass the other two on your way […]

Bridalveil Falls in Yosemite National Park

Bridalveil Fall is one of the most iconic and beautiful waterfalls in Yosemite National Park. It is a super popular hiking spot due to the beauty and how easy it is to do so it can be incredibly busy and difficult to part at in the summer. Here is all the info on this easy […]

Hetch Hetchy, Yosemite: Hike to Wapama Falls

Regardless of how you feel about the creation of Hetch Hetchy, it is hard to debate how beautiful it is currently with the reservoir and how even more beautiful I am sure it would be in its true state without the water. I got a chance to spend some time hiking there after the last […]

Glen Alpine Falls at Fallen Leaf Lake in South Lake Tahoe

When researching things to do in South Lake Tahoe I kept coming across recommendation to visit Fallen Leaf Lake. So on the way back to the hotel from kayaking to Fannette Island, I decided to drive up and see the lake and Glen Alpine Falls, which is on the South end. This drive up waterfall is […]

Rancheria Falls Near Huntington Lake in the Sierra Nevadas

Located about 20 miles past Shaver Lake near Huntington Lake, Rancheria Falls is a 150 foot waterfall that cascades over a granite cliff face and is beautiful to behold. The trail itself is very easy if the road is open and a long uphill hike if it is closed. When I went the road was closed […]

Eagle Falls & Eagle Lake Loop in the Desolation Wilderness

I am constantly overwhelmed by the beauty in California, and my time in Tahoe was no exception. By far though Eagle Lake was the most beautiful thing I saw in Tahoe. This is saying a lot since I saw Sierra Buttes and Sardine Lakes on my trip as well. Believe me if you are in […]

Pfeiffer Falls & Valley View Trail: Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park

As with anything in Big Sur, Pfeiffer State Park is crazy beautiful. It is nestled in the non coastal side of Big Sur, right when you leave the beaches on Highway 1 for the roll green forest, all before returning to the beach near Bixby Bridge. As with any state park there is camping and hiking […]

Holy Jim Falls: Hiking in Orange County

Widely regarded as one of Orange County’s top trails, Holy Jim Falls is one of the waterfalls that I had just never got around to doing. I love to go to the less traveled hikes and stay away from the super popular ones but I figured I might as well see what all the hype was about and […]

Pacific Coast Highway: Where to Stop on Your Road Trip

I myself have driven the entirety of Pacific Coast Highway (PCH) through California twice and many sections multiple times. One of the questions I am most often asked is “What is the best place to stop along Pacific Coast Highway?” This question led to the creation of this post, in which you can learn about some of […]

Nojoqui Falls Park: Waterfall Near Solvang

Nojoqui Falls is a beautiful waterfall right in the middle of a small farming town, over the hill from Gaviota and just South of Solvang I felt lost driving here but it is beautiful farmland and as you get near you will see the park and realize you are going the correct way. This waterfall, even when […]