The story of California skiing is one of the intriguing tales in the history of the Golden State, starting with Snowshoe Thompson.
Mark Twain's comment on California's Lake Tahoe ranks as one of the more felicitous comments that a writer has ever uttered about the Golden State.
Yosemite's Wawona is the story of the great National Park's historic hotel and the nearby giant sequoia trees that attracted people to visit the region.
California Gold Rush's richest mine was the Empire Mine. The nearby Malakoff Diggins shows the environmental damage of hydraulic mining.
Small museums in the California Gold Country entice as you drive along California Highway 49.
Spring wildflowers inspire joyful outings in the San Francisco Bay Area of California.