Mount Rainier is visible from many vantage points in Seattle, its holy aura adding a highly spiritual aspect to the city. Wildflowers, streams and rivers, forests and meadows, and incredible hiking trails, such as the ninety-three-mile Wonderland Trail, are but a few of the joys found here in Mount Rainier National Park in the heart of the Cascade Mountains.
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 >>