Northern California   Outdoor Activities



  • 09.24.09

    Shore Thing

    Ready, set, coast! Make the most of our Indian summer by heading to the beach, getting on the Bay, or just cruising for an afternoon. For shore!

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  • 09.17.09

    Grape Escape

    It’s that time of year—the harvest is on in wine country. Whet your palate before hitting the wineries with these three adventure appetizers.

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  • 09.10.09

    Coastal Classics

    The Northern California coast is turning up the heat. Take advantage of the year’s best weather with an overnight trip to one of these coastal classics.

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  • 09.3.09

    Eleventh Hour Outings

    No plans yet for the Labor Day weekend? It’s not too late! Celebrate summer’s final three-day break by getting outside with any of these last-minute excursions.

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  • 08.27.09

    Sleeper Hit

    Found only from Central California to Oregon, coastal redwoods are the pride of the Pacific shoreline. Sleep beneath the ancient giants at any of these hike-in campsites.  

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  • 08.20.09

    Flavor Finder

    A Spanish proverb says, “The belly rules the mind.” We agree! Here are three edible escapes fueled with fresh air and tasty bites.  

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  • 08.13.09

    Night Moves

    When the sun sets on Marin, the outdoors come to life in a whole new light. Grab your fleece and flashlight and check out the North Bay’s dark side.

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  • 08.6.09

    Who Let the Dogs Out?

    Is Marley your wingman? Buster your hiking buddy? By popular demand, here are some dog-friendly Weekend Sherpa outings for you and your four-legged pal.

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