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Hiking Colorado Springs – 12 Amazing Trails

Hiking Colorado Springs - Epic Hikes You Must Do

From bridges, waterfalls to running creeks, never-ending views and geological wonders, hiking Colorado Springs is a near-magical experience for avid hikers of any experience level. Check out these 12 seriously epic hikes throughout Colorado Springs that provide spectacular panoramic views of the surrounding areas. Colorado Springs sits at an elevation of 6035 feet, with Pikes …

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Hidden Gems in Siskiyou

Castle Lake Mount Shasta Hidden Gem Siskiyou County

Mount Shasta might be the crown jewel in Siskiyou County, however, there are untold treasures and hidden gems waiting to be discovered throughout the vast landscape. From uncharted tunnels and caves to rivers and overflowing waterfalls, unassuming parks and trails, a journey through Siskiyou is an adventure you must experience.

Join me in discovering these 9 hidden gems throughout Siskiyou County.

Deep Creek Hot Springs in Southern California

knee deep hot springs

During my journey to find the secluded, sought after Deep Creek Hot Springs, I found myself driving away heartbroken. I wasn’t heartbroken for being unable to find the beautiful natural hot springs, surrounded by large boulders and desert greenery. It wasn’t due to misfortune on my part nor having an injury forcing a turn around. …

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Hiking Yosemite – Ostrander Lake

yosemite ostrander lake

Hiking Info Location: Yosemite National Park near Glacier Point (Google Maps Directions) Parking: $20 National Park entry fee Distance: 12.4 miles out and back Difficulty: Moderate to Difficult Dogs: Not allowed Gear: Osprey Talon 22 Daypack | Igneo 17 Sleeping Bag | MSR Mutha Hubba NX Tent | MSR Trailshot Microfilter | BearVault Food Canister | Nemo Tensor Sleeping Pad | Snow Peak …

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Donner Pass Summit Tunnel Hike

Donner Pass Summit Tunnel Hike 3 Atop the old Chinese Wall on the Donner Pass Summit Tunnel Hike, I'm holding a Warrior II yoga pose. On the other side of the wall, a ground squirrel watches me suspiciously. Donner Lake is abuzz with boats touring the lake beneath a gentle blue sky dotted with fluffy clouds. Having completed the first half of the hike, 3.69 miles from trail start to the end of the Chinese Wall, I'm about 7,000 feet up in elevation, and loving the views. This is such a great spot to relax and contemplate life before the return hike back to the truck.

Atop the old Chinese Wall on the Donner Pass Summit Tunnel Hike, I’m holding a Warrior II yoga pose. On the other side of the wall, a ground squirrel watches me suspiciously. Donner Lake is abuzz with boats touring the lake beneath a gentle blue sky dotted with fluffy clouds. Having completed the first half …

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