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Winter Sky Star Party at Paramount Ranch Offers Music, Night Sky Views

Winter Sky Star Party at Paramount Ranch Offers Music, Night Sky ViewsA fantastic look into the night sky over Southern California will be offered to visitors when the National Park Service co-hosts a Winter Sky Star Party from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Jan. 19, 2013 at Paramount Ranch in Agoura Hills.

"Star parties are an opportunity to connect with our beautiful night sky," said Robert Cromwell, park ranger for the National Park Service. "It just adds to the experience to have so many experts helping us interpret what we're seeing and making it understandable for all ages."
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Festivals

Old West Comes To Life as Gunfighters Gather in Yuma, Arizona

Old West Comes To Life as Gunfighters Gather in Yuma, Arizona The Old West will come alive once again Jan. 12 and 13, 2013,as more than a dozen Western re-enactment groups from as far away as Colorado and Oklahoma ride into Yuma, Arizona for the Gathering of the Gunfighters showdown at the Yuma Territorial Pris...
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Scenic Drives

California Highway 1 South of Big Sur Reopens to Traffic

California Highway 1 South of Big Sur Reopens to Traffic

California's fabled Highway 1 is now open to vehicle and bicycle traffic just a few miles south of the community of Big Sur where a major rock slide that occurred on Sunday afternoon, Dec. 23, 2012, blocked both lanes.

Travelers should be aware that o...

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Scenic Drives

One Lane of California’s Highway 1 To Open Briefly Today; Crews Continue Clearing Rock Slide

One Lane of California’s Highway 1 To Open Briefly Today; Crews Continue Clearing Rock Slide Emergency road crews expect to briefly open one lane of California Highway 1 south of Big Sur today, Dec. 27, 2012, to allow vehicular and bicycle traffic through the slide area, according to the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans).

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Scenic Drives

Rock Slide Closes California’s Highway 1 Near Big Sur

Rock Slide Closes California’s Highway 1 Near Big Sur California's scenic Highway 1 is closed in both directions roughly seven miles south of Big Sur due to a rock slide that occurred on Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012, at about 5 p.m.

According to a California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) spokesperson,...
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