The alpine landcape of the North Cascades offer visitors a chance to walk among communities of life that, over time, have become adapted to high levels of moisture in the west, and recurring fire in the east. There is an ecological heart that beats here among the mountain peaks that contain over 300 glaciers and cascading waters that flow through rustic, forested valleys.
From rugged Wheeler Peak to the peaceful foothills, Great Basin National Park is a place where you can rest your spirit in the solitude of the wilderness while strolling through forests of ancient pines, relaxing under star-glinted night skies, or exploring mysterious subterranean passages.Watch Now >>
Mark Twain made this Gold Rush town famous with his 1865 short story, “The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County,” but the county’s treasures were discovered long before that. Join Simon as he seeks out this region’s “perfect places,” and basks in its awesome scenery. Marvel at Big Trees State Park, experience the thrills, chills,Watch Now >>