Congaree National Park contains the largest intact expanse of old-growth bottomland hardwood forest in the southeastern United States. Freshwater from the Congaree and Wateree Rivers nourish and rejuvenate the floodplain’s ecosystem, helping to support the growth of national and state champion trees, along with a rich variety of biodiversity.
Amador County is in the very heart of California’s Gold Country, where prospectors flocked to find their fortunes 150 years ago. Simon talks to folklorist Robert Richards about the area’s history, visits the Montevina Winery, and checks out the local accommodations and attractions. In Sutter Creek, it is always 1898 in the Monteverde Store MuseumWatch Now >>
When Mark Twain first saw Lake Tahoe, he described it as “surely the fairest picture the whole earth affords.” Host Simon Kane shows us the beauty of the region and the wealth of accommodations, restaurants, and activities available around its seventy-two-mile shoreline. Share the invigorating pure experience of hang-gliding over Tahoe. Dine at the BlackWatch Now >>