Briantrease's Favorite Destinations

Yosemite National Park
California, United States
Yosemite is the 3rd oldest national park in the United States (Established October 1, 1890), and one of the favorite parks in the world.  With over 800 miles of trails, it's a nature-lover's... more
Channel Islands National Park
California, United States
Channel Islands National Park is a United States national park[1] that consists of five of the eight Channel Islands off the coast of the U.S. state of California, in the Pacific Ocean. Although... more
Joshua Tree National Park
California, United States
Joshua Tree National Park occupies 800,000 acres in south-eastern California (east of Palm Springs) and offers visitors a wide range of activities, including: nature trails, hiking trails, mountain... more
Lake Tahoe
California, United States
Lake Tahoe is a large freshwater lake in the Sierra Nevada mountains of the United States. It is located along the border between California and Nevada, west of Carson City, Nevada. Lake Tahoe... more
Yosemite Valley
California, United States
Yosemite Valley is by far the most popular area of the park, attracting visitors from every corner of the workd. It is home to the most famous sights as we well as the largest crowds. The valley... more
Santa Catalina Island
California, United States
When it comes to outdoor recreation, Catalina Island fits the bill. And as for hiking, Catalina can’t be beat. No other Channel Island features the diversity that Catalina has to offer. An... more
Cucamonga Wilderness
California, United States
Joshua Tree Wilderness
California, United States
IntroductionThe United States Congress designated the Joshua Tree Wilderness (map) in 1976 and it now has a total of 594,502 acres. All of this wilderness is located in California and is managed... more
California, United States
California, United States
New Mexico, United States