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93. It's a tie between Yosemite and Point Lobos State Reserve
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  -Where was the most beautiful place you vacationed or visited? backtoblue  Jul-17-09 08:30 AM   #0 
  - 8 miles deep in the Allegheney National Forest.  HopeHoops   Jul-17-09 08:31 AM   #1 
  - We are retired about 10 miles from the ANF border  livetohike   Jul-17-09 12:21 PM   #64 
     - We entered via the gas line maintenance trails just south of Kane.  HopeHoops   Jul-17-09 04:18 PM   #80 
        - Sounds idyllic  livetohike   Jul-18-09 09:25 AM   #113 
           - I love Cook's Forest.  HopeHoops   Jul-18-09 04:05 PM   #126 
              - We live a mile away from the river and have canoed it many times  livetohike   Jul-19-09 07:31 AM   #143 
  - Puerto Rico  TZ   Jul-17-09 08:31 AM   #2 
  - Sounds like paradise!  backtoblue   Jul-17-09 08:36 AM   #6 
  - It is. I should post a picture  TZ   Jul-17-09 08:43 AM   #11 
     - Re: I should post a picture  backtoblue   Jul-17-09 11:49 AM   #53 
  - That's my answer, too  AwakeAtLast   Jul-17-09 09:08 PM   #106 
  - Switzerland - Lake Lucerne  Mr. Ected   Jul-17-09 08:32 AM   #3 
  - Awwww!  backtoblue   Jul-17-09 08:45 AM   #13 
  - Point Lobo Nature Preserve on Monterey Bay  taterguy   Jul-17-09 08:33 AM   #4 
  - I agree. Also the nearby Pfieffer beach, and redwood parks.  kwassa   Jul-17-09 08:45 AM   #14 
  - My family is from northern California  backtoblue   Jul-17-09 09:01 AM   #22 
     - Redwood National Forest is in Northern California  kwassa   Jul-17-09 09:07 AM   #26 
  - The incredibly beautiful Point Lobos State Reserve is in danger of being closed by Schwarzenegger  begin_within   Jul-17-09 07:06 PM   #95 
  - That would be high on my list.  grace0418   Jul-18-09 04:28 PM   #128 
  - Loc Ness in Inverness, Scotland has breathtaking scenery.  RebelOne   Jul-17-09 08:36 AM   #5 
  - Did you see Nessie???  backtoblue   Jul-17-09 08:38 AM   #8 
  - we went to ireland, it was gorgeous.  Lorax7844   Jul-17-09 12:22 PM   #65 
  - loch ness was amazing  fizzgig   Jul-17-09 09:12 PM   #107 
  - Cappadocia  hobbit709   Jul-17-09 08:38 AM   #7 
  - Wow! I had to look that one up, but the pictures are breathtaking!  backtoblue   Jul-17-09 08:42 AM   #10 
  - Amazing looking  seemunkee   Jul-17-09 08:50 AM   #18 
  - wow- that is an amazing place  dana_b   Jul-17-09 11:57 AM   #57 
  - ...  Kali   Jul-17-09 06:07 PM   #86 
  - The Grand Canyon was truly an awe inspiring sight  NJmaverick   Jul-17-09 08:41 AM   #9 
  - I saw it when I was twelve and I remember feeling like I was just going to fall in.  backtoblue   Jul-17-09 08:51 AM   #19 
  - I actually hiked to the bottom with some friends  NJmaverick   Jul-17-09 09:02 AM   #23 
     - Cool experience!  backtoblue   Jul-17-09 09:08 AM   #27 
        - Well hiking down is rougher on the knees and feet  NJmaverick   Jul-17-09 09:26 AM   #33 
           - I would be a rock-hugger too!!!  backtoblue   Jul-17-09 09:29 AM   #36 
              - Not when faced with a 100'+ drop off it isn't  NJmaverick   Jul-17-09 09:47 AM   #38 
  - Grand Canyon is my pick as well.  femmocrat   Jul-17-09 08:55 AM   #20 
  - Even if you go there it's hard to get an idea of it's size  MajorChode   Jul-17-09 09:06 AM   #24 
     - That's a great picture!  NJmaverick   Jul-17-09 09:27 AM   #34 
  - Yellowstone, by far. nt.  Strong Atheist   Jul-17-09 08:44 AM   #12 
  - I was planning on taking my son there in a few years.  backtoblue   Jul-17-09 08:48 AM   #16 
  - The blues are bluer! The greens are greener! The snozberries  Strong Atheist   Jul-17-09 09:15 AM   #30 
     - Snozberry?!  Arugula Latte   Jul-17-09 11:43 AM   #50 
        - !  Strong Atheist   Jul-17-09 11:59 AM   #58 
  - I second Yellowstone/Teton.  carpetbagger   Jul-17-09 07:05 PM   #94 
     - I love Yellowstone! It is on the top of my beautiful places list , for certain  yellowdogintexas   Jul-19-09 01:12 PM   #146 
  - Desert or ocean?  seemunkee   Jul-17-09 08:48 AM   #15 
  - Yosemite  kwassa   Jul-17-09 08:50 AM   #17 
  - Yosemite is so many places. Definitely the most beautiful.  EFerrari   Jul-17-09 06:45 PM   #91 
     - Yosemite is without a doubt the world's best park.  begin_within   Jul-17-09 07:00 PM   #92 
  - Venezia/Venice, Italy, and Lanikai Beach on Oahu, Hawaii  WilmywoodNCparalegal   Jul-17-09 08:57 AM   #21 
  - Maui  Bunny   Jul-17-09 09:06 AM   #25 
  - A tie  av8rdave   Jul-17-09 09:10 AM   #28 
  - beautiful pics!  backtoblue   Jul-17-09 09:14 AM   #29 
  - Is that the Little Colorado in the backround?  LNM   Jul-17-09 03:26 PM   #77 
     - That's actually the main river...  av8rdave   Jul-17-09 03:58 PM   #78 
        - Yep, it's muddy.  LNM   Jul-18-09 12:11 PM   #118 
           - I love the Pitons/St Lucia  av8rdave   Jul-18-09 01:40 PM   #120 
              - We sailed in St. Lucia and the Grenadines in about 1986.  LNM   Jul-18-09 02:34 PM   #123 
                 - I have been going there quite a bit until recently  av8rdave   Jul-19-09 09:15 AM   #144 
  - A tiny lake above the treeline in the Sierra Nevada  MineralMan   Jul-17-09 09:17 AM   #31 
  - Did you go on this adventure all by yourself?  backtoblue   Jul-17-09 09:25 AM   #32 
     - I did go by myself. It was the summer after I graduated from  MineralMan   Jul-17-09 09:28 AM   #35 
        - I did that, too, but with a couple of friends.  kwassa   Jul-17-09 10:19 PM   #109 
  - Varenna, Italy...Lago di Como n/t  ProdigalJunkMail   Jul-17-09 09:43 AM   #37 
  - Did you hike up the hill to the castle?  LNM   Jul-18-09 08:13 PM   #137 
  - Urban beautiful? Istanbul or maybe Prague. Wilderness beautiful...  SteppingRazor   Jul-17-09 09:48 AM   #39 
  - Canyonlands National Park  greendog   Jul-17-09 10:00 AM   #40 
  - One place I really want to go to  seemunkee   Jul-17-09 11:18 AM   #48 
     - No, but I'd love to see it sometime.  greendog   Jul-17-09 12:45 PM   #68 
  - Hallstatt, in Austria  mysuzuki2   Jul-17-09 10:09 AM   #41 
  - Austria would be neat to visit.  backtoblue   Jul-17-09 11:48 AM   #51 
  - A simply amazing little town  Mr. Ected   Jul-17-09 05:57 PM   #84 
     - and if they could just learn to speak comprehensible German  mysuzuki2   Jul-18-09 10:25 AM   #116 
  - British Columbia, probably. n/t  Orsino   Jul-17-09 10:12 AM   #42 
  - A small town called...  TCJ70   Jul-17-09 10:18 AM   #43 
  - sounds like a wonderful place to have a hot cup of tea and go for a bike ride.  backtoblue   Jul-17-09 10:21 AM   #45 
  - New Zealand  bikebloke   Jul-17-09 10:20 AM   #44 
  - San Juan Mountains, southwest Colorado  Richardo   Jul-17-09 10:22 AM   #46 
  - +1 on the San Juans; any part of em too, from Durango on up...  abq e streeter   Jul-17-09 11:12 AM   #47 
  - A toss-up between Kauai and the Grand Tetons  Lydia Leftcoast   Jul-17-09 11:35 AM   #49 
  - It's hard to pick one, because scenery varies so much. But,  Arugula Latte   Jul-17-09 11:48 AM   #52 
  - Gorgeous!  backtoblue   Jul-17-09 11:55 AM   #55 
  - my folks stayed there  dana_b   Jul-17-09 11:59 AM   #59 
     - Hope you go!  Arugula Latte   Jul-17-09 12:17 PM   #61 
  - It's really hard to pick the best place  MajorChode   Jul-17-09 11:50 AM   #54 
  - hallstatt, austria, the Great Pyramids or Lake Tahoe  dana_b   Jul-17-09 11:55 AM   #56 
  - Brunei  RFKHumphreyObama   Jul-17-09 12:05 PM   #60 
  - Upper Peninsula  LisaM   Jul-17-09 12:19 PM   #62 
  - Queensland, Australia  livetohike   Jul-17-09 12:19 PM   #63 
  - Destin, Florida  MrScorpio   Jul-17-09 12:23 PM   #66 
  - Upper Engadine Valley, Switzerland, end of August/early September.  Heidi   Jul-17-09 12:30 PM   #67 
  - Spain  TrogL   Jul-17-09 12:47 PM   #69 
  - agree. I was just trying to think of the one place in Spain I would list  yellowdogintexas   Jul-19-09 01:13 PM   #147 
  - A friend had a place on Maui that was right next to the forest reserve  KamaAina   Jul-17-09 01:15 PM   #70 
  - Right here in Alaska, where I'm lucky enough to live.  Blue_In_AK   Jul-17-09 01:21 PM   #71 
  - Italy  Lilith Velkor   Jul-17-09 01:24 PM   #72 
  - Venice. It seems to float on its canals.  Vidar   Jul-17-09 02:18 PM   #73 
  - Molas Lake, CO -  Tangerine LaBamba   Jul-17-09 02:38 PM   #74 
  - mentioned camping outside Silverton on my post on this thread--truly spectacular country  abq e streeter   Jul-17-09 03:23 PM   #76 
     - We chatted about this, remember?  Tangerine LaBamba   Jul-17-09 04:10 PM   #79 
        - Uh oh, short ( and medium) term memory loss ( I DID pay good money for it, but still...)  abq e streeter   Jul-17-09 05:07 PM   #81 
           - I understand -  Tangerine LaBamba   Jul-17-09 06:08 PM   #87 
  - The rockies and ranch country in Alberta.  applegrove   Jul-17-09 02:59 PM   #75 
  - Banf and Jasper, National Parks in Canadian Rockies...  Stuart G   Jul-18-09 06:16 PM   #130 
     - I once went to a bar b q at a ranch half way between Calgary and the rockies. You could stand out on  applegrove   Jul-18-09 11:03 PM   #140 
  - I don't have a favorite  XemaSab   Jul-17-09 05:37 PM   #82 
  - Three off the top of my head are  hippywife   Jul-17-09 05:55 PM   #83 
  - You have got to get to Yosemite.  begin_within   Jul-18-09 12:28 AM   #112 
     - Your pics are beautiful!  hippywife   Jul-18-09 10:22 AM   #115 
        - Well I hope you do.  begin_within   Jul-18-09 11:23 AM   #117 
  - Hawaii  Maccagirl   Jul-17-09 06:03 PM   #85 
  - there is beauty everywhere  Kali   Jul-17-09 06:11 PM   #88 
  - The Isle of Capri.  PassingFair   Jul-17-09 06:26 PM   #89 
  - That's mine too  Courtesy Flush   Jul-18-09 07:19 PM   #134 
  - I am so in love with Italy, so my answer would lie within that country  pink-o   Jul-17-09 06:43 PM   #90 
  - Wife and I are heading there next month  seemunkee   Jul-18-09 01:20 PM   #119 
     - Oh, Buon Viaggio! Hope you guys LOVE it as much as I do!  pink-o   Jul-18-09 01:42 PM   #121 
     - Here's a preview of what to expect! I took this in Amalfi last year...  pink-o   Jul-18-09 02:00 PM   #122 
        - Gorgeous  seemunkee   Jul-18-09 02:45 PM   #125 
  - It's a tie between Yosemite and Point Lobos State Reserve  begin_within   Jul-17-09 07:02 PM   #93 
  - The Scottish Highlands.  The Velveteen Ocelot   Jul-17-09 07:11 PM   #96 
  - Owens River Valley in the early, mid, and even late fall.  Iggo   Jul-17-09 07:25 PM   #97 
  - Grand Cayman n/t  carlyhippy   Jul-17-09 07:32 PM   #98 
  - Berchtesgaden & Obersalzberg Germany  nytemare   Jul-17-09 08:32 PM   #99 
  - It's very difficult to pick just one place...  Haole Girl   Jul-17-09 08:48 PM   #100 
  - June Lake, CA (I have many favorites!)  kwassa   Jul-17-09 08:50 PM   #101 
  - I miss the mountains  Haole Girl   Jul-17-09 08:53 PM   #103 
  - I was there on June 5th  begin_within   Jul-18-09 12:24 AM   #111 
  - Ireland  snailly   Jul-17-09 08:52 PM   #102 
  - i've been to paradise  datasuspect   Jul-17-09 08:57 PM   #104 
  - Dingle peninsula, Ireland  JohnnyLib2   Jul-17-09 09:05 PM   #105 
  - Costa Rica.  crim son   Jul-17-09 09:32 PM   #108 
  - Chitzen Itza is a magical place.....Coming through dense jungle growth then...  Rowdyboy   Jul-17-09 11:48 PM   #110 
  - Switzerland! If you like mountains. Yosemite in the US is a beautiful park  stray cat   Jul-18-09 09:35 AM   #114 
  - Belize  joey5150   Jul-18-09 02:43 PM   #124 
  - Banff  pokerfan   Jul-18-09 04:27 PM   #127 
  - Lake of the 7 Peaks...Banf...gotta see it to believe it..nt  Stuart G   Jul-18-09 06:18 PM   #131 
     - The Canadian Rockies are like the Alps  pokerfan   Jul-19-09 01:52 AM   #141 
  - San Francisco Bay Area.  inna   Jul-18-09 04:42 PM   #129 
  - A place so remote, few have visited.  Xipe Totec   Jul-18-09 06:24 PM   #132 
  - That sounds fabulous!  LNM   Jul-18-09 07:51 PM   #136 
  - Maroma Resort south of Cancun - massage in tent on the beach, breeze...  txwhitedove   Jul-18-09 07:06 PM   #133 
  - The north of England on the C2C Cycleway:  triguy46   Jul-18-09 07:24 PM   #135 
  - Help! I can't choose!  spindrifter   Jul-18-09 09:56 PM   #138 
  - San Francisco  tigereye   Jul-18-09 10:32 PM   #139 
  - Hard to choose. Probably St. Petersburg, Russia...  Rhiannon12866   Jul-19-09 03:11 AM   #142 
  - The Red Sea, underwater  OnionPatch   Jul-19-09 09:22 AM   #145 
  - sort of a top /favorites list  yellowdogintexas   Jul-19-09 01:15 PM   #148 
  - Calloway Gardens, western Georgia.  Turbineguy   Jul-19-09 01:34 PM   #149 
 

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