Knott’s Berry Farm will add two new haunted mazes for Halloween Haunt 2016 that feature demonic samurais and sadistic farmers plus a new scare zone stalked by the legendary headless horseman.
The 44th annual Knott’s Scary Farm will start Sept. 22 and run on select nights through Oct. 31.Read more
The National Park Service’s 100th birthday brings a present for skiers and snowboarders: For a limited time, season passes to the Yosemite Ski & Snowboard Area (formerly known as the Badger Pass Ski Area) cost $100.
The weeklong sale started Thursday, the day the agency celebrated its creation on Aug. 25, 1916. Passes are good for the 2016-17 season, which has an estimated opening date of Dec.Read more
Great article on Aug. 21 on the national lakeshores and seashores (”Wave Hello to Serenity,” by Catharine Hamm), punctuated by the quote by President Kennedy, who said, “We all came from the sea.”
Now I know the science behind how we feel when we hear, see and touch the various forms of water. There is no substitute for time well spent.
Thanks for the well-thought-out issue.Read more
You can find fun in the sun and a quaint city center in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, which Southwest has put on sale: $329 round trip from Orange County’s John Wayne Airport.
The fare, which is subject to availability, includes all taxes and fees. It is for travel Sept.6 through March 2, with blackouts from Dec. 14 to Jan. 9.
You must buy your ticket by Sept. 1.Read more
Sea creatures are the typical stars of big aquariums. But at the Waikiki Aquarium in Honolulu, experts want you to check out the plants, and they aren’t talking about seaweed.Read more