The Trail of Ten Falls is hands down one of the best hikes near Portland. And that’s saying a lot considering all of the beautiful hiking to be done in Oregon and the Pacific Northwest! But how can you beat 10 lovely waterfalls, three of which you can actually walk behind? Answer: You can’t! This …

Looking for some of the best San Diego hikes? Well, you’ve come to the right place! I’ll be updating this post often since I’m lucky enough to be spending some quality time in sunny San Diego. Please comment below to recommend hikes near San Diego, and I’ll do my level best to put my hiking …

The 7 bridges walk in San Diego is a roughly six-mile urban loop through neighborhoods and parks, beside fountains and museums, and (obviously) over the top of seven bridges. This is a very urban hike with plenty of places to stop for a coffee or lunch. If you’re looking for nature, this isn’t the right …

The Mt Woodson hike to Potato Chip Rock is a beautiful 7.3-mile out and back from Lake Poway to the summit of Mt Woodson. This hike is a great workout with beautiful views. You’ll break a sweat on the climb up, but it isn’t so difficult that you won’t be laughing the whole way. And …

The hidden camas lily fields are at Lacamas Park in a little town called – you guessed it – Camas. The town is just over the border between Washington and Oregon on the Washington side and 14 miles from the Portland airport. I am calling these wildflower fields hidden because I grew up visiting Lacamas …

These 20 must-stop locations on an Oregon Coast road trip will take you from the port town of Astoria on the Oregon north coast to the mountainous sand of the Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area on the Oregon central coast. This would be a 200-mile road trip if you drove from Astoria straight to the …