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Alaska Airlines California Travel Guide: Spring and Summer in Mammoth

RIDING UP MAMMOTH Mountain’s Eagle Express chairlift, I take in the panoramic views and the early morning spring sunshine. As I look out at the snowcapped Sherwin Range and Mammoth Crest—the sweeping ridge…

4 Days in Breckenridge, Colorado // Matador Network

“Before I visited Breckenridge in late September, it was one of those ski towns I’d heard of but didn’t think I needed to check out. I live in my own mountain town in…

Siberian Huskies: Ready to Pull // Matador Network

These Siberian Huskies are ready to go on their summer training run. I was lucky enough to be a passenger on a diggler pulled by two of these pups; so-much-fun! Snow Caps Sled…

Spirits with Altitude // Matador Network

We are gettin’ this trip started right — with a tour, tasting and bottling party at Breckenridge Distillery in Colorado. At 9,600 feet, the distillery might be the highest in the world, but…

Whitefish on Two Wheels // The Active Times

Best Road Ride: Going-to-the-Sun Road, Glacier National Park For cyclists, there truly is no better way to take in the alpine views from the Going-to-the-Sun Road than from a bicycle. For a good…

Lake Superior Aerial Tour // Matador Network

It was my first time riding shotgun in an airplane. We were on an aerial tour of Lake Superior with Wilderness North’s Pilot Guy Cannon behind the controllers.  Thankfully I did not lose…

Postcards: Morro Bay, California

Photo: Spooner Cove, Montaña de Oro State Park  | © Monica Prelle Photo Gallery: “Postcards: Morro Bay, California” (click to see full gallery.) More: California’s Central Coast: A Dogcation Destination | Plan a…

Thunder Bay Day 4-7: Sail Superior

Day 4-7: Sailing Lake Superior­—with Captain Gregory Heroux and Chef Martin Williams on the Varua—is an unbelievable experience. Thompson Island. Sauna. Swimming in Superior. Kayaking. Silver Islet. Tee Harbor. Raspberry Full Moon. Climbing…

Thunder Bay Day 4: Setting Sail and the Sleeping Giant

Day 4: Setting sail on Lake Superior for three days on the Varua with Sail Superior. Heading to the Sleeping Giant to see what I can see. Do I dare try and wake…

Thunder Bay Day 2-3: Biking, Boating and Fishing

Day 2: A morning at the Thunder Bay Country Market followed by a fun afternoon of mountain biking in the Shuniah Mines with Black Sheep Mountain Bike Club President, Mark Maranzan.  Spent the…

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