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Top 5 Camping Places in California
California is such a diverse country and has so much to offer for everyone. From famous Los Angeles, beautiful coastal cities, amazing beaches, breathtaking vineyards, to incredible mountains, lakes, and national parks. Because of all the natural treasures found in the state of California, this has become one of the best places to go camping and to enjoy the outdoors. You will find many national parks where you can enjoy the nature and you can stay at the lodges, hotels or in your own tent. We have gathered top 5 camping places in California for you to enjoy. Pick the one that best suits your needs!
One of the top spots for camping in Northern California is definitely Lake Tahoe. Lake Tahoe is the largest alpine lake in North America and offers more than 20 campgrounds, amazing hiking trails, and phenomenal fishing opportunities. It has incredible scenery and plenty activities for kids and adults.
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Redwood National and State Parks
The Redwood National and State Parks are located along the coast of Northern California. A part of the park is a UNESCO World Heritage Site with centuries old trees. The views of the giant trees are amazing! You will find plenty camping sites where you can stay a few days and enjoy this incredible views.
Big Sur with its incredible views is a place you shouldn’t miss while in California. Go visit the lovely towns of Monterey and Carmel and find a perfect spot for your tent overlooking the Pacific Ocean. And while you are there, plan a trip to the Big Sur Valley for the spectacular sightseeing experience.
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Yosemite National Park
One of the parks on your list should definitely be the Yosemite National Park. It has such a diverse scenery from mountains, waterfalls to giant sequoia trees, that has been declared as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The Yosemite is breathtaking with lots of camping options and every year more than four million visitors visit this beautiful Californian National Park.
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Sequoia National Forest
Sequoia National Forest is located in the Sierra Nevada mountains. Together with nearby Kings Canyon National Park, it offers many camping opportunities with breathtaking views. Here you will find worlds largest Sequoia trees, amazing glacier-carved canyons, interesting limestone caves, and beautiful scenic lakes.
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