Charlotte Dohrn

San Francisco, Lake Tahoe

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  1. An Outdoorsy Guide to Sonoma County: Hiking, Biking, and Vino

    San Francisco

    From sublime coast hikes to beautiful rides through wine country, this outdoorsy guide to Sonoma County will have you exploring the best of this beautiful terrain.

  2. 10 of the Most Epic Northern California Trail Races

    San Francisco

    From the infamous Dipsea Race to the brutal Western States 100, these Northern California trail races are sure to test any runner's mettle.

  3. Where to Go for Last-Minute Backpacking Trips in NorCal

    San Francisco

    Camping reservations are famously hard to get in the Bay Area, but last-minute camping trips in NorCal are still possible. Here's how.

  4. Northern California Swimming Holes: 6 Spots to Beat the Heat

    San Francisco

    These great Northern California swimming holes—coastal lakes, rocky pools, and riverside beaches—promise a refreshing summer dip.

  5. Trail Mavens: Inspiring Women To Get Out and Explore the Outdoors

    San Francisco

    San Francisco-based Trail Mavens was launched to inspire more women to get out and explore the outdoors. We chat with founder Sasha Cox.

  6. Pow Primer: 6 Films and Festivals to Kickstart NorCal Ski Season 2015-2016

    San Francisco

    NorCal ski season 2015-2016 has started on a promising note, with snow in many Tahoe resorts. Here, 6 films to get you stoked for the season.

  7. 10 Reasons To Get Stoked for the 2015-2016 Ski Season in the Sierra Nevada

    San Francisco

    It's no secret that the 2015-2016 ski season in the Sierra Nevada should be something to celebrate. Here, 10 reasons to hit the slopes.

  8. Black Friday, Bay-Area Style: Free Entry to 49 California State Parks

    San Francisco

    Forget the Black Friday crowds and craziness, and opt for an invigorating outdoor experience at 49 California state parks with free entry.

  9. 5 Waterfall Hikes Around San Francisco Perfect for Winter Exploration

    San Francisco

    With wet weather, Bay Area waterfalls are finally raging again. Here, 5 waterfall hikes around San Francisco to explore this winter.

  10. Soaking in Serenity: The Best Hot Springs in Northern California

    San Francisco

    A long hot soak is the perfect respite for aching muscles after a long day of adventure. Here, the best hot springs in Northern California.

  11. 7 Adventurous Things to Do in Point Reyes This Winter

    San Francisco

    From 150 miles of trails to gorgeous backcountry camping to wildlife watching, there are ample things to do in Point Reyes in winter.

  12. Pinnacles National Park: Otherworldly Landscapes in SF's Backyard

    San Francisco

    With otherworldly landscapes, few crowds, and wildlife galore, Pinnacles National Park is a gem in SF's backyard. Here's how to explore it.

  13. Rise and Shine: Best Places to See a Sunrise in San Francisco

    San Francisco

    Sunsets are spectacular in the City by the Bay. But rouse yourself for a sunrise in San Francisco, and you can savor the amazing views solo.

  14. Mount Tamalpais 101: An Adventurer's Guide to Exploring Marin's Most Beloved Peak

    San Francisco

    One of the most iconic landmarks in the Bay Area, Mount Tamalpais is an outdoor lover's paradise. Here's how to explore it.

  15. The Best Bay Area Bike Rides (and the Breweries to Visit After)

    San Francisco

    No disrespect to protein drinks, but nothing tastes better than a beer after a long ride. Here, the best Bay Area bike rides, paired with great breweries.

  16. Northern California Swimming Holes: 6 Spots to Beat the Heat

    San Francisco

    These great Northern California swimming holes—coastal lakes, rocky pools, and riverside beaches—promise a refreshing summer dip.

  17. Brew Guide to Making the Best Camp Coffee

    San Francisco

    Food tastes better outside, and your coffee can too.

  18. Beyond the Valley: 5 Great Day Hikes in Yosemite National Park

    Lake Tahoe, San Francisco

    Escape the crowds of the valley while exploring some lesser-known trails on these great day hikes in Yosemite National Park.

  19. Rooms with a View: 5 Northern California Fire Lookout Hikes

    San Francisco

    Plan your next hike in Northern California to a fire lookout for guaranteed views.

  20. Bay Area Bike Touring: Insider Tips for Two-Wheeled Trips

    San Francisco

    Bike touring is exploding among adventure circles. Here, insider tips on how to do to Bay Area bike touring right. Get ready to roll.

  21. The Best Day Hikes Around San Francisco: 7 Local Favorites

    San Francisco

    From the lofty summit of Mt. Diablo to coastal waterfalls, this list of the best day hikes around San Francisco is sure to spark exploration.

  22. Mission Peak Regional Reserve

    San Francisco

    Sweat your way to the top of Mission Peak for outstanding views over San Francisco Bay and as far east as the Sierra Range. This trail can be done as an out-and-back or a 6-mile loop, and is one of the Bay Area’s most popular hikes. The trail itself is unremarkable, but the views make it work the punishing ascent.

  23. Tomales Point Trail - Hiking

    San Francisco

    One of the most remote routes in the Bay Area.

  24. Buena Vista Park - Hiking

    San Francisco

    Wind your way through Buena Vista Park's stands of coast live oak as you follow the trail to its peak. Named for its beautiful views, observe city landmarks from the peaceful woods atop San Francisco's oldest park.

  25. Corona Heights Park - Hiking

    San Francisco

    The red rocks of Corona Heights Park rise above the neighborhood in the heart of San Francisco. Accessed by several short trails, the park's rocky crown promises 360 degree views of the city below.