Category: Yosemite

Reasons to Visit Bodie State Historic Park

Bodie State Historic Park

In season three of The Brady Bunch (in the early 1970s), The Bradys and their trusted maid Alice took a trip to the Grand Canyon. On the way, they stopped at a ghost town where they got locked in jail by a demented prospector who thought they were there to steal his non-existent gold claim!… Read more »

An Overview of the Ansel Adams Wilderness

Ansel Adams Wilderness at June Lake

Ansel Adams was an internationally-acclaimed American landscape photographer who died in 1984, but his name lives on through his work and a special part of the Sierra Nevada in California deemed the “Ansel Adams Wilderness.” Perhaps you’ve seen black-and-white images of the American West– and in particular, the Sierra Nevada? Then you’ve most likely seen… Read more »

The Benefits of Going Rock Climbing Near June Lake, CA

Have you ever tried rock climbing? It has many benefits. For starters, rock climbing is a great way to build muscle and endurance. It can be quite the challenge to climb rocks– you have to use your hands, body and feet in ways they’re not normally used. Like climbing stairs or jogging, rock climbing is… Read more »

Plan a Day Trip to Yosemite When Staying at Big Rock Resort

If you’re not from “around here,” you might confuse Yellowstone and Yosemite, because they both start with the letter “Y” and they’re both famous parks “out West.” While Yellowstone is primarily located in Wyoming, Yosemite is in California, and not too far from Big Rock Resort. A day trip to Yosemite could be fun! As… Read more »