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  • 02.14.13

    Romance Refresher
    Teddy bears, roses, champagne & chocolates… maybe it’s time to slip into something more comfortable….Here are a few ways to set the mood in the great outdoors. Not limited to Valentine’s Day!
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  • 02.7.13

    Cupid's Cascades
    As Valentine’s Day inches closer, remember: romance is possible without a restaurant reservation. Pack a picnic and take a short stroll to a sweetheart of a waterfall. Here’s a trio of tumbling beauties worth swooning over.
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  • 01.31.13

    Beasts of the Deep
    They’re big, beautiful, and masters at making epic journeys. The gray whales are currently in migratory action, and the winter months are prime times to spot them off the California coast. Here are three great ways to seize the opportunity without boarding a boat.
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  • 01.24.13

    Happy Feat
    Research shows that this is the most depressing time of year. Turn that frown upside down by soaking up some sun and suds, stoking a fire, and seeing things in a whole new light.
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  • 01.17.13

    Bonus Sherpa: On the House
    They're officially known as America's Best Idea, and they're even better when getting into them is free! Here are a few of California's National Parks offering complimentary entrance for Martin Luther King Jr. Day (Monday, January 21). Eureka!
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  • 01.17.13

    Cool Factor
    Winter in Yosemite is the magic season for viewing some of the park’s precious icons in near solitude and a spectacular light. Here are three ways to experience the Valley’s cooler side.
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  • 01.10.13

    Bonus Sherpa: Resolution Solution
    It’s not too late to kick-start your New Year's resolutions. All you have to do is head outdoors. Here are few ways to get 'er done.
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  • 01.10.13

    Peak Seeker
    Reach new heights in 2013 by hiking long or short to some SoCal summits—complete with panoramas. New year, new points of view!
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