Southern California   Outdoor Activities



  • 11.20.14

    Turkey Jive
    Instead of hitting the malls over Thanksgiving weekend, hit the trails! Here are three fun hikes to do with friends and family. Gobble 'em up!
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  • 11.13.14

    Outdoor AdVentura
    Ventura, Oxnard, and Camarillo (aka Ventura County West) have all the classic coastal attractions, but they've also got an eclectic collection of quirky fun to put a spin on outdoor adventures. Make it an AdVentura weekend.
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  • 11.6.14

    Monumental Adventure
    This past October San Gabriel Mountains National Monument was created. Spend a day exploring this new park on three incredible hikes that leave from trailheads along Angeles Crest Highway. Get an early start, and make it a triple-play hiking day. (Bring your Adventure Pass!)
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  • 10.30.14

    Spooktacular Hikes
    Scare up some thrills in the outdoors this Halloween weekend with a few hikes that add a little haunt to your jaunt.
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  • 10.23.14

    Splurge Stays
    We may be biased, but the West is the best. From soaring northern mountains, to deserts with distinct features, we scouted out a few splurge-worthy accommodations in priceless destinations.
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  • 10.16.14

    Anza-mazing
    Anza-Borrego Desert State Park—the largest state park in California—sprawls with 600,000 acres of magical rock terrain and remote wilderness. High season for this haven is here, so pack a bag and go!
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  • 10.9.14

    Happy Ending Hikes
    Oh come on—who doesn't love a happy ending? Especially when it involves a hike! Here are three that end with a nice surprise.
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  • 10.2.14

    Fall-Filling Classics
    Time flies when you're having fall! We're almost into the middle of autumn, so get out and enjoy the season while you still can! Here are some classic adventures to fall-fill your needs. 
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