Bisti/De-Na-Zin Wilderness

Photo: Sherman Hogue, BLM, Bisti/De-Na-Zin Wilderness Spotlight on the Bisti/De-Na-Zin Wilderness in northwestern New Mexico. BLM: The Bisti/De-Na-Zin Wilderness is a rolling landscape of badlands which offers some of the most unusual scenery found in the Four Corners Region. Time and natural elements have etched a fantasy world of strange rock formations made of interbedded …

Las Vegas DIY Water Tour

Poster Frequently Updated Join us as we watch the virtual water conference December 13. One of the most interesting case studies in H20 conservation, recreation, and management, the Las Vegas DIY Water Tour, includes visits to the iconic Hoover Dam, Lake Mead, Colorado River beaches, and less frequently visited places including the Old Fort, Wetlands …

Favorite People and Places in Las Vegas

Photo: Ron Mader, Clark County Museum (some rights reserved) Favorite places in Las Vegas? I have a few faves, mostly family-friendly and inspired: RTC Bikeshare Clark County Wetlands Park Community Healing Garden Nuwu Cannabis Marketplace Neon Museum Old Fort Museum Clark County Museum Pinball Hall of Fame Fabulous Las Vegas Sign Vegas Vaquero Seven Magic …

Seven Magic Mountains

Photo: Morning Light (2021) See this before it’s gone. Word is the land art installation will be uninstalled at the end of 2021. For those visiting (or living in Las Vegas) Seven Magic Mountains has been a go-to, whimsical delight since May 11, 2016. Blue Highway travel meets a kaleidoscope of colors. Can stacked, day-glo …

Wetlands Park in Las Vegas

Photo: Clark County Wetlands Park Here is a place I dearly love to take friends – a quiet park on the eastern outskirts of town, heading toward the Colorado River and Lake Mead: Clark County Wetlands Park Wetlands, in the Mojave Desert. Critical flyway. Keep Las Vegas Weir’d! For fans of quiet and urban ecotourism …

Green Bay, Wisconsin

Photo: James Jordan, Sunset Park (Some rights reserved) Titletown. Ashwaubenon. Spotlight on Wisconsin’s Green Bay, the third-largest city on Lake Michigan’s west shore and home of the NFL’s Green Bay Packers. Google Maps Elsewhere on the Webgreenbaywi.gov – @CityofGreenBaypackers.com – live-webcastsWundergroundhttps://www.browncountywi.gov – @browncountywi Newsgreenbaypressgazette.com – @gbpressgazette“Lambeau knows this 118-mile inlet that receives the waters of …

Clark County Museum

Photo: Ron Mader, Anniversary (some rights reserved) One of Planeta.com’s Vegas Faves and a Boulder Highway Highlight: Open daily, Clark County Museum – is a place for locals to immerse themselves in regional history and to recommend visiting friends and family. It’s one of the finest small museums / cultural centers in the country. Closed …

Honolulu

Photo: Eric Tessmer, Lēʻahi = Diamond Head Crater (Some rights reserved) Spotlight on Honolulu Weatherprh.noaa.gov/hnl – @NWSHonolulu Baseballhonolululittleleague.com Elsewhere on the WebHonolulu Fish AuctionCurrent time in Honoluluhttp://www.honolulumagazine.com – @honolulumaghttp://www.thebus.org Traffichttp://hpdtraffic.comhttps://twitter.com/hpdtraffic#hitraffic Governmenthttps://www.honolulu.gov NewsHonolulu Civil Beat – @CivilBeat Olelo.comhttp://www.olelo.orghttp://www.olelo.org/olelo53http://olelo.granicus.com/MediaPlayer.php?publish_id=92https://www.youtube.com/user/olelocmhttps://www.facebook.com/olelocommunityhttps://twitter.com/olelocommunity Bishop Museum, Hawai‘i State Museum of Natural and Cultural History. Open daily, 9am – 5pm. Closed Thanksgiving and …

Las Vegas Raiders

Photo: Ron Mader, Henderson Training Facility (some rights reserved) Making their hometown Las Vegas … the NFL team Raiders This page curates some of the nerdier aspects of the game day experience for visitors HeadlinesGruden resigns after the Raider coach’s vulgar emails leakJon Gruden out as Las Vegas Raiders head coachRaiders Executives Walk The Plank, …