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Record February Snowfall Means Fantastic Spring-time Festivities

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Next Thursday marks the spring equinox, officially bringing an end to winter. Does that mean your ski and snowboard season is over? Absolutely not! The days are longer, the crowds have reduced to a trickle and the winter storms have given way to sunshine and warm temperatures. If you haven’t taken a trip to the […]

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off roading in the High Sierra

Pavement – Shmavement – Off Roading In The High Sierra

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As Doc Brown from Back to the Future once said, “Roads?!? Where we’re going, we don’t need roads!!!” What we mean is get off the asphalt covered highways and explore some of the established dirt trails. While the wintry mountain tops are covered in a white blanket of snow, it’s also a great time to […]

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Christmas festivals in the high sierra

Christmas Festivals In The High Sierra

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For those feeling a bit like Mr. Scrooge or the Grinch, it might be high-time you checked out one of the many Christmas festivals in the High Sierra. These get-togethers are a great way to put you in the right cheer for the upcoming holidays. Heck, since the 1880’s, Christmas parades have been used as […]

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Thunder Bird Lodge

High Sierra Museums – Tell A Story

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The High Sierra is filled with deep history not just from a human perspective but an environmental one as well. From the highest peaks to the lowest valleys, each tells a story that most of us would only drive by. To hear the tales, you must check out the High Sierra museums that exist up […]

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Yosemite Mountain Sugar Pine Railroad Railroading Family Vacation Ideas in the High Sierra

One Last Family Fun Extravaganza To Finish The Summer Right!

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Like sand in an hour glass, so are disappearing the days of summer. With less than a month before the kids head back to school, time is fleeting to get in one last trip. Here’s four family vacation ideas in the High Sierra that you shouldn’t pass up before fall hits! Why Be Normal When […]

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Bristlecone Pine Forest

4 Must-See Natural Attractions In The High Sierra

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From the Pacific Ocean to a metropolis like San Francisco, the state of California packs in a lot to do. When it comes to scenic wonders though, the Sierra Nevada range is a MUST for ALL who visit the state. Here’s a glimpse at 4 of the must see natural attractions in the High Sierra. […]

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Bishop Visitor Center Rock Creek Lake Horseback Riding in the High Sierra

Horseback Riding In The High Sierra

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There’s nothing more quintessential than exploring the High Sierra by Horseback as this part of the country was shaped by these beautiful animals. Experiencing how these steeds can tackle a mountainside without a nary misstep is a thing of beauty. Whether you want to hop in the saddle for an hour, a day or even […]

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Travertine Hot Springs Mono County

Soak Your Way To Health On A Hot Springs Adventure

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The California High Sierra has an infinite number of activities to get your heart pumping. But, it’s also the perfect place to kick back and relax. The Sierra Nevada range is dotted with many world class hot springs. From luxurious resorts to natural pools, the High Sierra hot springs are where it’s at for a […]

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Sampling Of What Mountain Biking High Sierra Has To Offer

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A few weeks ago, we talked about different adventures of the cycling variety. This week, we’re diving deeper into some of the best Mountain Biking High Sierra offers. From Lift-Accessed to Shuttle rides, there’s many ways to approach the fun you can have in (or out) of the saddle. Bass Lake Learn more about the […]

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