Tioga Pass, Yosemite’s busy back door, will finally open to vehicles at 8 a.m. Thursday, a month later than usual. Bike riders and hikers can begin using the road at 8 a.m. Wednesday.
The Tioga Pass reopening comes just in time for the busiest summer weekend. It is the latest opening since 1998, when snows closed the pass until July 1.Read more
If Southern California's early summer heat has you wishing for cooler weather, try heading north for a combined weeklong rail-ferry trip of British Columbia and the Canadian Rockies.
The nine-day itinerary starts aboard the Canadian transcontinental train with an overnight journey between Vancouver and Jasper, with private cabins, meal service and access to domed observation cars.Read more
The Travel section is being redesigned.
It will not appear in the print edition of the Sunday Los Angeles Times from July 2 through Aug. 13.
The print section will return to your newspaper on Aug. 20.
In the interim, continue to come to Travel online for fresh destination features and vacation ideas as well as your favorite columns.Read more