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California Travel Guide Providing Local Insight, Reviews, and Travel Information Since 1998

For detailed California or Nevada travel information, please click on a specific destination. For a quick overview of the Region's top travel and vacation highlights, please click on a menu item in the left-hand column.   

Welcome to Explorer1.com!  To help you quickly navigate through California and Nevada's top vacation destinations, our Web site is organized in to two primary tiers. 

The Top Tier is where you are currently located allows you to quickly explore some of the Region's best travel options.  Simply click on a menu item in the left-hand column to begin your search.  Please note that the Best of the Bay and Beyond category lists some of the best golf courses, breweries, mountain bike trails, scenic train tours, hiking, and much more!

The Second Tier of our Web focuses on specific locations such as Santa Cruz, Napa Valley, Half Moon Bay, Lake Tahoe, Monterey, Yosemite, Reno, and much more.  To get detailed travel information on any if these vacation destinations, simply click on the map above or select it from the "City Search" menu option.  Within two mouse clicks, you will be able to access information on local hotels, motels, restaurants, ski resorts, eco-tourism, local attractions, weather, local maps, road conditions, area profiles, events and activities. You can even explore recreational activities such as hiking, biking, parasailing, snow skiing, water skiing, horseback riding, camping, RV Parks, theme parks, beaches, ocean activities, swimming, SCUBA diving, fishing, scenic tours, sightseeing, museums, art galleries, wine tasting, spas and much more. We hope that you will find Exporer1.com is the ultimate travel guide for California's Central Coast, Northern California, the Sierra Mountains, and Western Nevada.

Napa Valley Vacation Planner

Vacation Destination Explorer

Click on a specific California or Nevada location for detailed travel information

California

|| Half Moon Bay

Half Mon Bay, El Granada, Montara, Moss Beach, Pescadero, Pillar Point Harbor, Princeton, San Gregorio

California

|| San Francisco

 

Nevada

|| Reno

Reno, Sparks, Genoa,
Casinos, Carson City,

|| Lassen

Lassen  Volcanic NP & Forest, Eagle Lake, Chester, Mineral, Hat Creek, Quincy

|| Santa Cruz 

Santa Cruz, Capitola, Aptos, Felton, Boulder Creek

|| Las Vegas

|| Lake Tahoe

South Lake, North Lake, Truckee, Incline Village, Stateline, Casinos, etc.

|| Shasta Lake

Shasta Lake, Trinity Lake, Lewiston, Redding, etc.

 

Oregon

|| Ashland 

(Coming soon)

|| Mendocino Coast

Fort Bragg, Mendocino, Gualala, Ukiah, etc.

|| Mount Shasta

Mt. Shasta, McCloud,
Dunsmuir, Weed, Yreka, etc.

|| Crater Lake

(Coming soon)

|| Monterey & Big Sur

Monterey, Pacific Grove, Carmel, Pebble Beach, etc.

|| Sonoma

 

|| Napa Valley

Calistoga, Napa, St. Helena,  Yountville, Wine Country, etc

|| Yosemite & Mono Lake 

Yosemite Park, Sonora, Oakhurst, Mono Lake, Mammoth Lakes, etc.

Napa Valley Vacation Planner