Stories from Outdoors

Yosemite with Ansel Adams as your tour guide

Check out our insider guide to 4 golden days in the popular park.

Explore Poff Ranch with Landpaths

There are still openings for a free dinner trek on Friday of the historic Poff Ranch, a historic property offering high elevation views of the Sonoma Coast and the mouth of the Russian River.

Regional Parks trails challenge rewards hikers

Those who trek five or more Sonoma County Regional Parks trails between now and November are eligible to receive a few free perks.

Entrance fees on the rise at Yosemite, elsewhere

Be prepared to pay a bit more if you're headed to some national parks and recreation areas this summer.

National parks call on Americans to 'Find Your Park'

With its centennial approaching in 2016, the park service is launching a campaign Thursday to raise support and court a younger, more diverse visitor base.

Hike, picnic by the light of the moon

LandPaths is hosting an evening hike on April 3 at Carrington Ranch, with a picnic dinner by the light of the moon.

Ways to spend Easter Sunday outside

Beyond egg hunts and treat-filled baskets, here are some ways you can slow down and get close to nature.

Celebrate the spring equinox outdoors

Landpaths is bringing in spring with a few celebratory events planned for this Sunday.

New Sonoma County hiking spots

This weekend's expected summer-like weather is just in time to explore some of the county's newest, barely beaten hiking trails.

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