Tag: Hiking

Hiking the Sierras

Dick Hagerty, an Oakdale real estate developer active in community nonprofits, has written an excellent community column in the Modesto Bee about getting outdoors and hiking the Sierras. I truly love getting outdoors, and I encourage everyone to visit the cathedrals of nature and see what something beyond your TV screen and computer monitor.  The world …

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CSPF Park Champion volunteer day at Mt. San Jacinto – FREE TRAM & CAMPING!

The California State Parks Foundation is hosting a Park Champion event this August at the top of Mount San Jacinto. If you’ve got the time, volunteer to help clear the hiking trails of debris left by the recent rainstorms so we can make the the trails more accessible to all! The event takes place Saturday, August …

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Pure hiking bliss in Yosemite

Marek Warszawski wrote in the Fresno Bee about two great hikes in Yosemite: Four-Mile and Panorama Trail. From the article: “…If I’m going to visit Yosemite Valley in late spring or summer (and have to deal with all the traffic and hordes of tourists), it’s going to be for a hike you can’t do anywhere else. …

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