San Francisco Chronicle columnist Tom Stienstra has good news for anyone who wants to reserve a campsite in the Bay Area: now that Labor Day is over, you'll probably be able to find a spot—even at places like Point Reyes, Angel Island, and Big Basin Redwoods. The only catch? Saturday nights are still popular and might not be available until the middle of October.
For Labor Day Campers, Best Lake Levels in 11 Years
With good lake levels dispersing visitors, and smoke levels improving, Labor Day weekend is shaping up in northern California.