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Mammoth Mountain Ski Resort’s founder turns 100, and he only stopped skiing a few years ago

Mammoth Mountain Ski Resort founder Dave McCoy turns 100 today, and to celebrate, he’s launching a $100 for 100 campaign through his Mammoth Lakes Foundation, the non-profit he founded to support higher education in the Eastern Sierra.

Welcome back! Wolves born wild in California

Big news for wildlife supporters: After an absence of nearly a century, a family of gray wolves—two adults and five pups—has taken up residence in far Northern California’s Siskiyou County. Even better, this is a completely natural phenomenon—these wolves weren’t introduced by any government or wildlife agency.

An expert’s tips for traveling with wine, Oakland intel, and more great travel finds

The 10 must-ride rollercoasters of the West