The Lake Tahoe area has many areas with restricted rules for flying drones. Read about them here and download a map for your GPS.
The Granite Lake hike is the shortest excursion into Desolation Wilderness from the Bayview Trail, and offers some amazing views of Lake Tahoe.
Just because Lake Tahoe had a historic winter doesn’t mean you can’t do any hiking in the springtime. These hiking trails are usually the first to melt.
Know where you can & can’t fly your drone when you go backpacking & hiking. Take a look at the rules for state & national parks, rec areas, wilderness, and so on.
This guide should clear up any confusion about how to poop in the woods. I don’t ever want to see used TP in the forest ever again!
There’s a lot of apps out there for outdoor recreation. I’ve used many of them and think I’ve finally found the best GPS backpacking & hiking app.
Keeping up with my evolution into traveling light, I’m looking for a new ultralight backpacking tent. Here are my top five picks so far.
Canyonands National Park near Moab, Utah is huge – more than can be covered in one day. Here’s how to see the best of it when you’re crunched for time.
This moderately difficult snowshoeing trail will take you to beautiful Angora Lakes and the Angora Lookout with views of Fallen Leaf Lake & Lake Tahoe.
Hiking in the winter is best done with snowshoes. But which snowshoes should you buy? This snowshoe buying guide will steer you in the right direction.