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Snapshots of a Pandemic

A full-time RVing couple makes the most out of travel restrictions during the height of COVID-19 Much has been written over the years about RV lifestyles, the myriad places to…

California’s Golden Landscapes

Exploring the deserts, history and wild animals on the “quiet side” of Southern California One thing I like about owning a motorhome and being semi-retired is the freedom to turn…

In Living Color: Explore the last California grassland

Wildflowers and wildlife are on full display at Carrizo Plains National Monument, the Serengeti of the Golden State The lone pronghorn antelope loped alongside me seemingly without a care on…

California’s Wine Country

Savoring vino and more in Sonoma and Napa counties Sonoma and Napa counties are home to more than 800 wineries and numerous other attractions. After getting rave reviews from various…

Discover the Mother Lode: Placerville History

History lives on in Placerville, California, known during the gold-rush era as Hangtown The name “Hangtown” was enough to pique my interest. To learn more about this location, I ran…
National Parks, Top Stories

The Majesty of Yosemite

America’s third-oldest national park continues to inspire awe and wonder year-round Yosemite, located in Central California, is always mentioned as one of America’s great national parks. We had passed through…

Pala RV Resort: Five Girls in a Fifth-Wheel

Trailer Life’s managing editor heads to Southern California’s Pala RV Resort with the 2018 Northwood Fox Mountain 235RLS See Related Story: Northwood Inn In less than two minutes, my teenage niece…
Top Stories, Travel

Owens Valley High

  Photo opportunities abound in and around the town of Bishop, California   In our years of travel writing, I have made a number of writer pilgrimages. I have gazed…
Top Stories, Travel

Loving Lake Tahoe

  Crystal-clear waters, stunning natural beauty and plenty of recreational opportunities highlight this shared treasure on the Nevada-California border In 1970, my wife, Gayle, our two kids, and German shepherd,…
National Parks, Top Stories

Escape Those Winter Blues

  Be it by land, air or Salton Sea, the Palm Springs area in Southern California is the perfect foil for cold-weather chills Nearly everyone eventually succumbs to the winter…