Not in your wildest dreams, scratch that, In Your Wildest Dreams, a superstore filled with a variety of treasures awaits shoppers, recyclers and collectors alike.
Here in Bakersfield, we’re just a stone’s throw from the expansive and beautiful Yosemite National Park and Sierra National Forest. The wilderness buff in you might be thinking we’re about to suggest you explore the woods, try rugged outdoor activities, and camp in a tent on the ground. Think again! There are two very high-end options for traveling into the woods.
An antique locomotive slowly climbs up a hill as its steam sifts through the canopy of trees, rising higher and higher as it dissipates into the wilderness and the train continues its four-mile round trip path through Sierra National Forest. Sounds romantic, right?
About halfway between San Francisco and Los Angeles, on California Highway 1, miner and prospector George Hearst purchased 40,000 acres of ranch land in 1865. His only child, William Randolph Hearst, inherited the land years later in 1919 from his mother, Phoebe Apperson Hearst.
Resembling a graveyard found in a distant land in Jurassic Park, visitors can marvel at the hundreds of fossils that fill Dinosaur Hall at the Natural History Museum (NHM) in Los Angeles…