Kayaking Juniper Lake in Lassen Volcanic National Park

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Juniper Lake is one of those hidden gems of a mountain lake. If you are familiar with the mountain lakes in the Sierra Mountains of California, you’ll know they are renowned for their clarity and brilliant green and blue colors. Kayaking Juniper Lake in Lassen Volcanic National Park is no exception at 6800 feet up …

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Deep Creek Hot Springs in Southern California

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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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Neapolitan Style Margherita Pizza

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vK1DpgyVPWA Print Recipe Neapolitan Style Margherita Pizza Prep Time5 minsCook Time2 minsTotal Time7 mins Course: EntreeCuisine: Italian Servings: 1 pizza Author: Michael Kahn Ingredients10 oz Pizza dough Either cold fermented or bought pre-made from a store3 oz Tomato sauce2.5 oz Mozzarella Fresh soft, around 1 1/2 handfuls per pie5 leaves Basil1 pinch Sea salt2 teaspoons …

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Hiking Yosemite – Ostrander Lake

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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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Spectacular Sights In Yosemite That Are Easily Walkable

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Yosemite is full of spectacular breathtaking views, and many of them are within easy access. You don’t have to be an exceptional hiker or backpacker to get to some of the most iconic scenes in the world. This guide of spectacular and walkable sights in Yosemite includes both hidden gems and well-known destinations. Happy Trails! Quick Tips …

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Moroccan Chicken Tagine

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Print Recipe Moroccan Chicken Tagine This classic chicken tagine dish utilizes fresh herbs and spices for a savory, aromatic meal. Prep Time45 minsCook Time1 hrTotal Time1 hr 45 mins Course: EntreeCuisine: Moroccan Servings: 4 people Author: Michael Kahn IngredientsSpice Mix3 1/2 Tablespoons Smoked sweet paprika1 Teaspoon Garlic powder2 Teaspoons Cinnamon Grind several cinnamon sticks for …

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