Northern California   Outdoor Activities



  • 10.16.14

    Bonus Sherpa: Adventures Brewing
    With Oktoberfest still in the air, here are a few ways to pair local outdoor adventures with tasty craft brews. Cheers!
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  • 10.16.14

    Tourist in Your Own Town
    So you call yourself a local? Okay, but have you explored the icons that have helped make the San Francisco Bay world-famous and a tourist favorite? It's more fun than you think to act like a tourist in your own town! Here are three ways to enjoy the San Francisco Bay while keeping your cool.
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  • 10.9.14

    Hikes with Happy Endings
    Who doesn't love a happy ending? Especially one that happens in the great outdoors! Here are three hikes that end with a nice surprise.
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  • 10.2.14

    Go Go Presidio
    As a former military based turned open space, the Presidio blends historic features and modern makeovers. Explore its trails, treasures, and tasty eats. Here's what's new and what to do.
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  • 09.25.14

    Sip on This
    It's graduation season, for wine! Vines have been working very hard throughout the year, and now's their time to shine as they enter the real world. Here are three wine regions most likely to graduate with honors for their good taste and proximity to outdoor adventures.
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  • 09.18.14

    Bonus Sherpa: Fall of Life
    We're in the middle of a terrific Indian summer, so get out and relish autumn while you can! Here are some classic adventures that are totally fall-filling.
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  • 09.18.14

    Cheap Sleeps
    Outdoor economics 101: Spend the night in splendor without spending too much at any of these three places offering cheap sleeps close to trailheads.
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  • 09.12.14

    Nice to Meet You
    You hear from us every week – now it’s your time to talk. We want to know more about our Weekend Sherpa friends.
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