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An Oasis for Folks and Fowl

Think of the word ‘oasis’ and it likely congers up images of small lakes amid vast hot and dry deserts – places where man and beast congregate around a source of fresh water in order to survive. There are many … Continue reading

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An Iconic California Getaway Region – Shasta Lake

It seems every born-and-raised Californian that we have encountered over the years has waxed nostalgic with memories of the same few iconic destinations they visited in their childhoods. One of those destinations that brings back a flood of fond memories is the Shasta … Continue reading

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Planning Ahead Pays Off

When many folks think of a first-time visit to California, it doesn’t always occur to them while they are planning and packing that it isn’t sunny and warm everywhere in the state all the time. That is kind of how … Continue reading

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