Sassy Resuello

Backpack to Panamint Dunes

Yosemite / Panamint Dunes Trailhead

You can do this as a day trip and just wander the dunes, but I really enjoyed the overnight with great evening views, amazing stargazing, and a sunrise exploration of the sand dunes.

Sarah Eichstedt
103 Saves

Hike to Taft Point

Yosemite / Taft Point Trail

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.

Joel Bear
887 Saves

Summit Mount Whitney via the Mountaineers Route

Yosemite / Mt. Whitney Trail

With over 6,600 feet of elevation gain and class 4 climbing, this is not for the casual hiker, but can provide an excellent challenge to a budding mountaineer.

Dylan Catherina
84 Saves

Climb Mt. Wilson from Chantry Flat

Los Angeles / Chantry Flats

Mt. Wilson is one of the more difficult mountains in the San Gabriel to hike, making this adventure Intermediate.

Michael Wigle
509 Saves

Hike and Swim at the Rock Pool, Malibu Creek SP

Los Angeles / Malibu Creek State Park Parking Area

The trail starts out from the main parking lot past the ranger station at Malibu Creek State Park. Begin hiking west on Crags Road, a well maintained trail that meanders along the creek.

Will Cebron
508 Saves

Night Photography at Corona Arch

Utah / Corona Arch Trailhead

First and foremost: Don't attempt to climb the arch at night. It's potentially unsafe and the BLM has banned roped activities meaning that you would have to go ropeless.

Hike the Zion Subway - Bottom Up

Utah / The Subway, Zion National Park

Start your day early at the Left Fork Trailhead on Kolob Terrace Road from the town of Virgin outside Zion National Park. This 6.

Lindsay Daniels
1735 Saves

Photograph Death Valley's Wildflower Bloom

Los Angeles / Copper Canyon

Every spring, a few plants and flowers spring up from the driest place in North America, California's Death Valley National Park.

Michael Wigle
190 Saves

Explore Laguna Beach Caves

Orange County / Thousand Steps Beach

Explore some beautiful caves right on the beach in Laguna. The stairs leading down to the beach are just off the side of PCH at 9th st. You can park anywhere along the PCH on both sides near 9th st.

Eric Bennett
847 Saves

Camp at Point Mugu's Sycamore Canyon Campground

Los Angeles / Sycamore Canyon Campground

The beach at Point Mugu State Park is just far away enough from the bustling town of Malibu and its popular beaches to feel like you are still secluded with nature.

Jamie Fleck
255 Saves

Hike Zion's Canyon Overlook Trail

Utah / Zion Canyon Overlook

The trailhead is located east out of the 1.1 mile long tunnel off highway 9.

Mariya Dondonyan
426 Saves

Hike to Switzer Falls

Los Angeles / Switzer Falls Trailhead

Just off the Angeles Crest highway, you’ll find one of LA’s best waterfalls. There is a parking lot just next to the trailhead.

Grant Nyquist
1039 Saves

Explore El Matador Beach

Los Angeles / El Matador Beach

There's something magical about this strip of beach and it never fails to deliver at sunset.

Kyle Huber
535 Saves

Hike to the Bridge to Nowhere

Los Angeles / Bridge to Nowhere Trail

The trail on this 10-mile hike is predominately slow and steady, but can be a little rocky, so be prepared to scramble.

Ben Lertsakdadet
1224 Saves

Backpacking Catalina Island

Los Angeles / Parsons Landing

The Parson’s Landing Campground is a secluded beach campsite located seven miles west of the village of Two Harbors.

Grant Nyquist
429 Saves

Exploring the Arches at Little Corona del Mar

Orange County / Little Corona del Mar Beach

Little Corona del Mar Beach is a secluded beach located on Poppy Avenue across Ocean Boulevard in Corona del Mar.

Tiffany Nguyen
1373 Saves

Hike to the Summit of Mt. Whitney

Yosemite / Mt. Whitney Trail

Mt. Whitney is the highest peak in the contiguous United States. It stands over 14,500ft high at its peak and it sure feels like it when you are up there.

Gregg Boydston
485 Saves

Backpack to Cathedral Lakes and Amphitheater Mountain

Washington / Cathedral Driveway Trail 510A

Located in the Pasayten Wilderness and surrounded by Amphitheater Mountain and Cathedral Peak, Cathedral Lakes are a great destination for a multi-day backpacking trip.

John Sunich
74 Saves

Hike to Big Sur's Tin House

San Francisco / Tanbark Trail

When it comes to the beauty of Big Sur, a half day on Tanbark Trail to the Tin House captures it all.

Clare Healy
267 Saves

Photograph Antelope Canyon

Arizona / Antelope Canyon

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.

Mark Handy
1031 Saves

Hike Coyote Buttes North to the Wave

Utah / Wire Pass Trailhead

The hike to the Wave is 2.5 miles (one-way). When you arrive, take in the sandstone showing incredible striations of red, orange, pink, yellow, and beige.

Brendon Kahn
1018 Saves

Hike to Horseshoe Bend

Arizona / Horseshoe Bend Trailhead

Horseshoe Bend in Page, Arizona is classic bucket list material and for good reason. Even if they don’t know what it’s called or where it is, everyone has seen this famous spot somewhere.

Tiffany Nguyen
1175 Saves

Hike to Lower Yosemite Falls

Yosemite / Lower Yosemite Falls

At 2,425 feet, Yosemite Falls is the highest waterfall in North America. The falls consists of three sections: Upper Falls, Middle Cascades, and Lower Falls.

Tiffany Nguyen
691 Saves

Camp at Chilao Campground

Los Angeles / Chilao Campground

While not as popular as shady Buckhorn Campground up the road, Chilao offers the better views and greater chances of scoring a peaceful and private campsite.

Maya Daniels
299 Saves