Gaby Colletta

My motto: Life is a series of adventures.

Camp at Black Sands Beach on the Lost Coast

Whitethorn, California

Black Sands Beach, and all of the Lost Coast, is almost indescribable in its ruggedness and beauty.

315 Saves

Photograph the Cypress Tree Tunnel in Point Reyes

Inverness, California

Just north of San Francisco, there's a row of giant Monterey cypress trees that forms a “tree tunnel”.

1181 Saves

Hike Plateau Point via Bright Angel Trail

Grand Canyon Village, Arizona

Start off at Bright Angel Trailhead, then hike down into the Grand Canyon on one of the higher-quality trails. Hiking down to Plateau Point (furthest option) is well worth it.

485 Saves

Backpack to the Ventana Wilderness' Sykes Hot Springs

Big Sur, California

The trek to Sykes Hot Springs is about 10-miles one way along the Pine Ridge Trail.

1967 Saves

Hike the Redwood Regional Park Loop

Oakland, California

Tucked away in the hills of Oakland, you will find one of the homes of California's Coastal Redwoods.

1313 Saves

Explore the S.S. Point Reyes Shipwreck

Inverness, California

Explore the shipwreck of the S.S. Point Reyes, perched on a sand bar off the shoreline of Tomales Bay. It is located in the small town of Inverness, just behind the grocery store.

528 Saves

Backpack The Lost Coast: Mattole to Black Sands Beach

Petrolia, California

This is an absolutely stunning 25 mile thru-hike on the northern part of California's coast. To accomplish this hike, you'll either need to bring 2 cars or use a shuttle service.

835 Saves

Hike Wildcat Peak, CA

Orinda, California

From Inspiration Point, head toward Nimitz gate. Once you pass through the gate, keep an eye out for Curran Trailhead; this is the trail you'll be starting on.

371 Saves

Hike to Toketee Falls

Idleyld Park, Oregon

Toketee Falls is one of the most famous waterfalls in all of Oregon, renowned for the graceful columnar basalt formation framing the two-stepped falls.

1107 Saves

Explore Point Pinole Shoreline

Richmond, California

Point Pinole Regional Shoreline is a 2,315-acre parkland that juts out into the San Pablo Bay.

447 Saves

Explore the Avenue of the Giants

Garberville, California

The Avenue of the Giants is a scenic 31 mile long highway that is surrounded by 51,222 acres of giant redwood trees in the Humboldt Redwoods State Park. This road offers amazing views of the redwoods.

443 Saves

Explore Midway Geyser Basin

Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming

If you have ever seen images of Yellowstone besides Old Faithful, this is it. The Midway Geyser Basin is one of the most colorful and steamy hot spring basins in the world.

251 Saves

Take a Walk on Badwater Basin's Salt Flats

Inyo County, California

Taking a walk on the salt flats at Badwater Basin is like no other experience in Death Valley National Park.

371 Saves

Soak in the Sierras: Travertine Hot Springs

Bridgeport, California

After you’ve bagged an Eastern Sierra peak, you deserve a little soaking to soothe your aching feet and tired muscles. Luckily, our great Mother Earth provides what you need.

1246 Saves

Hike Mount Tallac

South Lake Tahoe, California

The classic 9½ mile out-and-back day hike to Mount Tallac begins at the trailhead on the southwestern side of Lake Tahoe, between Emerald Bay and Camp Richardson.

473 Saves

Hike Angels Landing, Zion NP

Hurricane, Utah

Angels Landing has long been one of my favorite national parks hikes.  The hike is thrilling, extremely photogenic, and appeals to those who enjoy exchanging leg power for views.

1946 Saves

Photograph Antelope Canyon

Page, Arizona

Antelope Canyon is the most-visited and most-photographed slot canyon in the American Southwest. It is located on Navajo land near Page, Arizona, and requires you to book a tour guide.

1187 Saves

Explore and Hike Mono Lake

Lee Vining, California

Mono Lake is was formed at least 760,000 years ago, making it one of North America's oldest lake. Explore the coastline of this unique lake filled with unusual rock formations called tufas.

329 Saves

Explore Zabriskie Point

DEATH VALLEY, California

Zabriskie Point is a unique viewpoint in Death Valley National Park located just east of Furnace Creek on Hwy 190.

286 Saves

Explore Devil's Golf Course, Death Valley

DEATH VALLEY, California

It is said that "only the devil could play golf on such rough links." Just off Badwater Road you will find an immense field of eroded rock salt that bore small jagged spires in the Earth.

185 Saves

Hike to Taft Point

YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, California

Taft Point is such an amazing and different view of the Yosemite Valley. If you're lucky and you time it right, you'll also experience complete solitude.

969 Saves

Photograph the historic Point Reyes Lighthouse

Inverness, California

Point Reyes is deemed one of the windiest spots on the Pacific Coast and the 2nd foggiest place in the entire North American continent.

10 Saves

Hike to Burney Falls

Burney, California

Although the falls can be seen right from the parking area, this scenic 1.3 mile loop is a great hike for all levels of hiking ability.

1531 Saves

Hike Crags Trail to Castle Dome

Castella, California

One of the gems in the Shasta area, Castle Crags. You can spot these dramatic granite towers from a distance and their jagged formations beckon climbers and hikers alike.

230 Saves