Rita in Christmas Valley. Photo by Ed Burns.
Recent rains are good news not just for drought-parched California in general, but for the many waterfalls that gush forth and make great hiking destinations in winter and spring. Waterfall hikes, indeed, are among the most searched-for outdoor recreation topics on DogTrekker.com. Type “waterfalls” into our home-page search box, and you’ll be rewarded with dozens of suggestions for places where you and your dog can take the plunge.