Tag: Lake Tahoe

Our 5 Favorite Short Hikes In The Sierra Nevada, California

We’ve finished our series about the best day hikes in the Sierra Nevada and still we feel that the list is incomplete. Of course, it can never be truly complete as it’s only about the hikes we ourselves know. But even the list of those hikes is far from complete. There were a bunch of…
Read more

Our 6 Favorite State Parks In California

California is a big and diverse state and it’s home of several unique national parks. Like Sequoia, the land of giant trees, Yosemite, the land of waterfalls or Death Valley, the hottest place on Earth – just to mention the most famous ones. But California has a lot of state parks as well (roughly 200…
Read more

Our 10 Favorite State Parks In The US

We’ve been to 13 US states. 17 national parks, 30+ state parks, 20+ other kind of parks (preserves, regional parks, recreation areas etc.). Yes, we love outdoors! And the United States is a huge country with a great variety of hiking opportunities. A lot of its national parks are world famous and for a good…
Read more

Hiking Lake Tahoe’s Rubicon Trail

If you are thinking about hiking in California’s Sierra Nevada, Lake Tahoe should be on your list. Tahoe’s best shoreline, the Rubicon Trail should also be on that list. Lake Tahoe has a special place in our hearts. It was our first hiking trip after we moved to California, and we fell in love with…
Read more

Best Day Hikes In The Sierra Nevada, California

California’s Sierra Nevada is home to some of the most amazing national parks and the most stunning trails within this large and diverse state. Having spent a year in the Bay Area and taking hiking getaways to the Sierras whenever we could, we’re here to show you the best day hikes we found. Whenever we…
Read more

10 Panoramas In The US To Take Your Breath Away

Lolo Vista At the end of Nualolo Trail in Kauai, Hawaii Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone A unique scenic drive with several spectacular vista points of Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming The Highline Trail Breathtaking scenic hike in Glacier National Park, Montana Crater Lake Several amazing vista points of the Rim…
Read more

Our 10 Most Special Hikes In The US

1. Kalalau Trail, Kauai, Hawaii Views of the crystal clear turquoise water along the coastline, Na Pali’s towering cliffs and lush green valleys make this hike very special. We left Kalalau Trail when we reached Hanakapi’ai Beach and headed into the valley on Hanakapi’ai Trail aiming the enormous Hanakapi’ai Falls. Hiking Kalalau Trail all the…
Read more

5 Pretty Hikes At Lake Tahoe, California

Lake Tahoe is one of our favorite hiking places in California. This huge, crystal clear, deep blue alpine lake stole our heart at the first sight! It’s the second deepest lake in the USA (after Crater Lake in Oregon). But Lake Tahoe means much more than that: it also means the surrounding granite peaks and…
Read more