To many of the anglers of the Eastern Sierra, Tim Alpers is a name that is synonymous with huge, trophy-size trout. For decades, the scenic Alpers Owens River Ranch produced world-class trout from its hatchery along the breathtaking flanks of the Sierra Nevada Mountains. While he is most known...MORE

The Sierra Nevada bighorn sheep (Ovis canadensis sierra) is one of North America’s most magnificent mammals. These majestic creatures are only found within the rocky high-alpine ridges and deep canyons of California's wild and scenic Sierra Nevada mountain range. With patience and luck...MORE

With dozens of restaurants and bars offering great deals throughout the late afternoon to early evening, it’s the perfect time to reflect on the adventures of the day over delicious food and beverages. Whether it’s a post-hike beer in the summer or a stiff cocktail or glass of wine after...MORE

Who doesn't love a good burger? After an active and adventurous day in the mountains, sometimes there's nothing that can quench an appetite like a hearty hamburger and fries.  Luckily, restaurants in Mammoth Lakes grill up an incredible selection of burgers. From a basic burger with...MORE

2016 marks the 100th birthday of the National Park Service and it's a landmark occasion for conservation efforts across the country. You can join in the celebration by getting out to enjoy some pristine wilderness on one of the free admission...MORE