Essential Info for California

Figure out when to go, how much you'll spend on that iconic road trip, and how to get around the massive state.
Aerial view of waves washing up on rocky beach
The Best Time to Visit California’s Central Coast
Beach and Falls, Julia Pfeiffer Beach, McWay Falls, California
Weather on California’s Central Coast: Climate, Seasons, and Average Temperature
Freeway into San Francisco
How to Travel from San Jose to San Francisco by Train, Bus, and Car
Vineyards and windmill near Sonoma, CA.
The Weather and Climate in California's Wine Country
Yosemite Falls, Yosemite National Park, California USA
The Best Time to Visit Yosemite National Park
Poppies in Antelope Valley
March in California: Weather, What to Pack, and What to See
October is whale-watching season: A humpback whale lunge feeds in clear view of a whale watching boat out in Monterey Bay, California.
California in October: Weather, What to Pack, and What to See
Time for New Olive Oil at Kiler Ridge Near Paso Robles
November in California: Weather, What to Pack, and What to See
The Point Reyes Lighthouse
August in California: Weather, What to Pack, and What to See
Foggy Morning at Santa Monica Beach
June Gloom: What California Beaches Are Really Like in the Summer
Aerial view (direction of view is from the northwest to the southeast) of San Andreas Fault, Near Taft, California, USA
Visitor's Guide to the San Andreas Fault in California
Crowded Santa Monica Beach in Southern California
Best Places to Go for Labor Day in California
A surfer walks along a southern California beach during high surf
Winter in California: Weather, What to Pack, and What to See
Woman looking at map on side of road
15 Places to Visit in Southern California
Map of California Places to Visit
California State Maps: Attractions and Sights
California Road Map
Map of the California Coast
A Guide to California's Coast
The Brady Bunch House
Famous Television and Movie Houses in Los Angeles
Southern California CityPASS
Southern California CityPASS
A trio of humpback whales feeding in Monterey Bay, California
February in California: Weather, What to Pack, and What to See
The view from the cliffs above Blacks Beach
Spring in California: Weather, What to Pack, and What to See
Spring time flowers on Twin Peaks in San Francisco , California
May in California: Weather, What to Pack, and What to See
California Golden Poppies Antelope Valley,California
April in California: Weather, What to Pack, and What to See
Map of the missions
California Missions Map
Yosemite national park
Fall in California: Weather, What to Pack, and What to See
New Year's Eve Firework at San Francisco
New Year's Eve in California
Yosemite National Park
Visiting Yosemite National Park in Summer
Imperial Sand Dunes
Star Wars Sites in California
Kayaks on Lake Tahoe
Summer in California: Weather, What to Pack, and What to See
Mono Lake in the Fall
Reasons to Visit Odd and Interesting Mono Lake
Yosemite National Park in late spring
June in California: Weather, What to Pack, and What to See
July in California: Weather, What to Pack, and What to See
Father and Daughter at La Jolla Cove
Father's Day in California
California Regions Map
A Map of the Best California Regions
Antelope Valley covered in poppies
Antelope Valley California Poppy Reserve: Planning Your Trip
Mother Goose Parade in El Cajon
Thanksgiving in California
Route 66, Amboy, California, USA
Route 66 in California
Yosemite Valley in Fall
Fall in Yosemite: Weather, What to Pack, and What to See
Baja California Mexico
5 of the Best RV Parks in Baja California
Camping in Yosemite Woods
Yosemite Campgrounds: What You Need to Know
Grey Whale at the Monterey Bay Aquarium
Whales and Dolphins of the California Coast
Bear Warning at Yosemite National Park
How to be Safe from Bears at Yosemite and Sequoia
Old Spanish Mission in Santa Barbara
California Mission Facts and Answers to Frequent Questions
Calfornia Mileage Marker
California Mileage Markers
People hikers hiking in Yosemite National Park on sunny day
Best Apps for Visiting Yosemite National Park
Camping at Sunset State Beach
How to Make Reservations at California State Parks
Welcome to California sign
Plan Your California Vacation
Merced River, Yosemite National Park, California, America, USA
Weather in Yosemite: Climate, Seasons, and Average Monthly Temperature
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