Parker Lake Fishing in Mono County

Merry Fishmas – Trout Fishing Season in the High Sierra is Upon Us

| by

Wildflowers are sprouting and the water is running deep in creeks and streams which means only one thing. Fishing Season is upon us! This is your chance to catch trout like the steelhead or salmon in one of the many lakes, rivers and other bodies of water that exist. Here’s just an intro of our […]

Read More…




Sequoia National Park Tunnel Log Driving

4 Unique & Wonderful Things To Not Miss In The High Sierra

| by

Looking for things to do on your next vacation in the Sierra Nevada? From the largest gold leaf nugget in the world, to the iconic falls that Ansel Adams made famous, here’s four weird & wonderful things you won’t want to not miss in the High Sierra. The Classic “Fall” In All Those Pictures Of […]

Read More…




sequoia national park big trees hike

Kid Friendly Activities In The High Sierra

| by

The old saying goes “Start ‘em young & they’ll be hooked for life.” Whether you realize it or not, you play a significant role in helping your kids fall in love with the great outdoors. Here’s a few kid friendly activities in the High Sierra to help spark their imagination & provide a sense of […]

Read More…




Majestic Yosemite Hotel Historic Lodges In The High Sierra

Historic Lodges In The High Sierra

| by

The word “lodge” out West invokes an image of luxury, comfort, and most of all a place to rest your weary body after a long day of exploring. And when it’s combined with “Historic”, suddenly you’re given the chance to transport to a time when America was a bit wilder & more untamed. Here’s a […]

Read More…




Hollywood in the High Sierra Historic Downtown Truckee

Go A “Little” Hollywood In The High Sierra

| by

Los Angeles might be the beating “heart” of the movie industry, but when production companies venture out into the High Sierra, something magical happens. It might be the impossibly deep blue skies or the dramatic scenery as a backdrop. No matter the reason, hundreds perhaps thousands of films have been shot across the region. Here’s […]

Read More…




Bonsai Rock Instagramable Places In The High Sierra

Four Instagramable Places In The High Sierra For The Perfect Shot

| by

Crystal-clear waters, jaw-dropping vistas and historic artifacts. It’s downright difficult to put away your camera in the High Sierra even for just a few minutes. Why? Because around every turn, there’s something to photograph! We thought we’d share four instagramable places in the High Sierra that you shouldn’t miss. Bonsai Rock Lake Tahoe Nearly every […]

Read More…




Zephyr Cove Snowmobile Center Snowmobiling In The High Sierra

Snowmobiling In The High Sierra

| by

The thrill of adrenaline. The unparalleled beauty of a snowy alpine scenery. As soon as you hop onto a “motor sled” and zip out into the great Sierra Nevada range, you’ll understand why so many do it. Combine the excitement of a high-speed ride and a tour this winter by snowmobiling in the High Sierra. […]

Read More…




Winter Guided Tours In The High Sierra

| by

America’s cathedrals aren’t of the man-made kind. They’re created from the natural beauty found in places like the Sierra Nevada. From the roaring waterfalls to the largest trees in the world, the High Sierra is filled with wonder and found nowhere else in the world. While summer is a great time to visit, these winter […]

Read More…




off roading in the High Sierra

Pavement – Shmavement – Off Roading In The High Sierra

| by

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 […]

Read More…




Follow Us



Stay Up to Date

for updates on hidden gems, events, and more from California's High Sierra.

More Trip Ideas

Keep Discovering

Need more reasons to visit the Sierra Nevada High Country?

Get a glimpse of the stunning scenery to see and activities to do in the Sierra Nevada.

View Gallery