more about: Southern California

Toast to National Tequila Day, celebrate cycling in Oakland, and more great travel finds

See the Pacific Crest Trail—without taking a single step

You’ve probably heard of the Pacific Crest Trail, or PCT, the 2,664-mile footpath made famous by Cheryl Strayed’s 2012 bestseller, Wild, and the Reese Witherspoon–starring movie of the same name.

The best coastal towns in California, free concerts in Portland, and more great weekend travel finds

Cool swimming holes, fun summer camps, great hotels—and more travel gems