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…
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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…
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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…
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Lake Tahoe’s Rubicon Trail

Lake Tahoe has a special place in our heart: it was our first hiking trip in the US and we fell in love with it immediately. When we talk about Lake Tahoe, we don’t only mean the lake – though that itself is worth talking about, because it’s one of those incredibly blue and crystal…
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Best Day Hikes In The Sierra Nevada, California

‘The mountains are calling and I must go.‘  – John Muir We love hiking! When we feel that solitude and beauty of high mountain peaks and crystal clear lakes or listen to the music of the waves then everything seems to be right in this world. That’s why California was our perfect place. When we…
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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…
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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…
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Land Of Million Alpine Lakes: Tahoe, California

Can you imagine a hiking trail which passes by four or even more beautiful, crystal clear alpine lakes surrounded by picturesque granite peaks? There’s more than one trail at Lake Tahoe which satisfies those criterias and you don’t need to hike for days to reach them, a lot of them are so close! We are…
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