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Where to Go This Weekend: Phoenix’s Camelback Mountain

On Phoenix’s iconic peak, a spring day on the slopes means gorgeous views, classy cocktails, and roses galore. We tapped Scottsdale-based writer Nora Burba Trulsson as our mountain guide. Here, her five picks for a peak experience.

Where to Go This Weekend: Cle Elum, WA

  In spring, the best thing to do in Seattle is leave—and this sunny Cascade Range community is your first must-stop spot east of the mountains. We enlisted Seattle-area writer Heather Hansman to help us plan the perfect Cle Elum visit. Here, our five favorite ways to spend a day there. 1. A First Street stroll Cle Elum was founded as a Northern […]

Where To Go This Weekend: Boulder City, NV

Though it’s located a mere half hour from Las Vegas, unassuming Boulder City feels a world away from Sin City. In fact, says Al Stevens, a local restaurant owner, when visitors at Vegas hotels ask    “‘where can I go to get away from all this?’ the concierges say, ‘Boulder City.’”

Where To Go This Weekend: Borrego Springs, CA

  Not far from the famous wildflowers of Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, the community of Borrego Springs boasts treasures all its own, from an outsize art scene to a revamped resort. “It’s the changing sunlight here that’s so incredible,” adds local architect Richard Orne. “And the skies after dark? You can see the next galaxy.” The best part? Since Borrego Springs is just 90 miles […]