AutoCamp, Russian River

Design-forward, luxury camping among the Redwoods just outside San Francisco

In a stunning native Redwood forest about an hour and a half from San Francisco, AutoCamp‘s latest location has just been unveiled—and it’s unsurprisingly a feast for the eyes. For those who love getting outdoors, but not exactly “roughing it,” this is a camping experience that blends beautiful design and luxury with nature. We haven’t visited in-person yet, but the photos have us longing for …

Giant Sequoia Bonsai Tree Kit

Everything you need, germination greenhouse included, to grow the mighty redwood

Just because Giant Sequoias are only native to California doesn’t mean you can’t grow them at home—from seeds. The Giant Sequoia Bonsai Tree Kit from Portland, Oregon-based Jason Watkins offers up everything needed to nurture an ornamental iteration of the beautiful tree. The handmade germanation greenhouse is composed of recyclable plastic and includes seeds, a soil pellet, drainage stones, fertilizer, instructions and more. All you …