Hidden Gems in Siskiyou

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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.

Mount Shasta to Crater Lake – Spring Road Trip

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Taking a road trip in early Spring to Mount Shasta and Crater Lake has turned into one of my favorite nearby journeys. Both sets of mountains offer some of the most spectacular views within a mere two hours of each other.

Plumas County Road Trip

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Embarking on a Plumas County road trip is a spectacular summer activity option for anyone needing to get away from home for a day, or even several days. From a driving perspective, there are some breathtaking roads to intertwined with surrounding counties which bring you to this tree-filled magical place. The sights and towns of Plumas County are home to those who appreciate the quiet moments of nature, creating no shortage of excellent getaway destinations.

2024 California Super Bloom Wildflowers Guide

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The 2024 California Super Bloom wildflower season is fast approaching, and if there is anything I’ve learned over the past few years, it’s that there is no better time than the present to stop and smell the flowers. The extremely rainy California winter may mean that we will finally be treated to another rare super …

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Visiting Lake Manly in Badwater Basin, Death Valley National Park

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Explore the wonder of Lake Manly, part of Badwater Basin inside Death Valley National Park. Glean essential tips and insights for adventurers eager to discover the beauty of North America’s lowest point. From current conditions and where to stay to the best vantage point in order to experience the rare transformation of the prehistoric lake, …

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Things to Do in Ruidoso, New Mexico

There are a variety of warm and cold weather things to do in Ruidoso, New Mexico. Well-known to both Texas tourists and New Mexico locals, this mountain town is a hot spot for off-the-beaten-path adventures in both summer and winter. From zip-lining to horseback riding and hiking the White Sands National Monument, my schedule was …

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Northern California Waterfalls – Waterfall Hikes Adventure Trip Planning

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Creating the entire¬†itinerary and¬†waterfall hikes adventure trip planning was quite the task – much more time-consuming than normal adventures. This trip was inspired by coming across an article that had gone viral on my Facebook feed. At first impression, the article was a great source of waterfalls to explore. However, it lacked critical information, such …

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