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  • Hike Observation Point

    This is the best trail in Zion Canyon to beat the crowds while experiencing the awe and wonder it has to offer. We take this trail every time we visit Zion and never tire of it. It is an 8 mile out and back hike that takes you up, up, up then down...

    8 miles 2100 ft gain

  • Hike to Phelps Lake

    Don’t look down! You’re about to cliff jump 40 feet from a granite boulder into a lake cold with Glacier runoff. This short and beautiful hike, with a four hundred foot climb, will lead you to our favorite summertime activity…jumping and swimming!...

    4 miles

  • Soak in the Sierras: Travertine Hot Springs

    After you’ve bagged an Eastern Sierra peak, you deserve a little soaking to soothe your aching feet and tired muscles. Luckily, our great Mother Earth provides what you need.Travertine Hot Springs sits only a few dirt miles from highway 395. Befor...

  • Drive into a Rainbow: Titus Canyon

    Get ready to drive through the center of a rainbow.Titus canyon road winds 27 gorgeous miles through the Death Valley backcountry, twisting sharply around steep rock walls and over small passes. This is an adventure for both you and your vehicle. ...

  • Early Spring in the Eastern Sierras: Green Creek Backpack

    In the Sierras, you have to know that the East side is the quiet side. The Hoover Wilderness seems to harbor the passionate ghost of John Muir himself. Here, experience the solitude and escape from civilization on an overnight trip among the quaki...