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A Zen-Minded Thanksgiving Week

Thanksgiving week recharged my batteries. It was filled with so much outdoor fun, and time to appreciate, and be grateful for all our blessings. We took day trips to amazing places, like… 363 more words

Mindful Living

Four Waterfalls in One Day

Days of searching every hashtag and pinterest post, I finally made my way to McCloud Falls and Burney Falls. I have always said that the farther up north you drive, the more enchanting California becomes. 514 more words


Falls Loop Trail (McArthur-Burney Falls Memorial State Park, CA)

Plunging 129 feet over a moss-laden cliff, Burney Falls is arguably California’s most impressive waterfall north of Yosemite—so beautiful and picturesque that President Teddy Roosevelt reportedly dubbed it the “eighth wonder of the world.” The falls are now the centerpiece of 910-acre… 562 more words

Moderate Hikes


One of the things I love the most, with all the western states, is the endless acres of wild country available to the public. Nature at its very best. 215 more words

Mindful Living

End of Summer Roadtrips in Northern California

Summertime is coming to an end, and it’s time to get that last road trip underway. Northern California offers some fantastic areas to explore. Plan a journey now to see some of the most spectacular areas on your end of summer trip. 416 more words

Contra Costa County

Shooting Stars at Heritage Day 2017

Many talented groups played at Heritage Day throughout the afternoon of October 8 at McArthur-Burney Falls State Park. One group that delighted listeners was a talented quartet of young ladies from Shingletown named Shooting Stars. 99 more words

Shasta County

Heritage Day coming October 8

The 28th Annual Heritage Day will be Sunday October 8 from noon until 4 p.m. at McArthur-Burney Falls State Park. The event, which offers a personal journey into frontier life in the 1800’s, is one of the premiere events of the year for the Intermountain area.  206 more words

Shasta County