Island Time: Insider’s Guide to Alcatraz and Angel Island

Book your ferry tickets and spend some time exploring two of the jewels of San Francisco Bay—Alcatraz and Angel Island.

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Nature NOW: Bill’s Backyard Opens at the Children’s Discovery Museum of San Jose

It’s time to dig in the dirt, build some stick forts and hide in a tree! The new outdoor exhibit at the Children’s Discovery Museum of San Jose is open for business.

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6 Kid-Friendly Post-Thanksgiving Hikes

Check out these perfect holiday day hikes where you can enjoy fall colors, fresh air, and just enough activity to earn a second slice of pie.

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7 Reasons to Visit Mt. Hood This Fall

Head up the slopes of Mt. Hood for some fabulous fall fun. Find out what to do plus where to stay when you get there.

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Wings Over Washington

Wings Over Washington: Seattle’s First (and Only) Flying Attraction

If you haven’t visited this latest waterfront attraction yet, we’ve got everything you need to know about the full-blown, Disney-style ride.

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Whale Watching and Tidepooling for Land-lovers

Ready for a whale of a good time? Winter is the perfect time to whale watch and explore sea creatures from the comfort of land.

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Snow Day on Mt. Tam and Mt. Diablo

Yippee!!! According to the current forecast, snow may be headed for the Bay Area this weekend. While the rumors flying around about flakes falling in downtown SF can’t be confirmed, everyone seems fairly sure that we will have more on…

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Father’s Day Pancake Breakfast at the West Point Inn

Several times a year, families trek up Mt. Tam to the West Point Inn for their legendary pancake breakfasts. They’re a total bargain with flapjacks, melon, coffee, OJ, and a mind-bending view of the Bay and its surrounding coastlines.

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