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Northern California: Five summer travel destinations, far from the maddening crowd

    With summertime almost upon us, families, particularly those with kids, are targeting some of the most popular travel destinations in N. California. These include Lake Tahoe, Yosemite and the Napa and Sonoma Valleys, to name a few.  That can mean maddening crowds, traffic snarls and impossibilities in book campgrounds or lodging nearby. Close […]

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Sequoia National Park; home of the giants and sister to Kings Canyon!

Huge grove of Sequoias stands as sentinels to entrance to General Grant Grove. Our Scotty at Sequoia overlook, with sister park Kings Canyon and Sierra in background. Our Scotty teardrop trailer is right at home with the big boys in Lodgepole Campground!   Susan Viall stands in front of downed, 20′ diameter Sequoia. The Tunnel […]

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