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Hoover Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 20.28 miles

The Hoover Wilderness now contains a total of 128,421 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of California. In 1964 the Hoover Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "...incre...

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Walker Lake Recreation Area National Park

6 Activites Phone: (775)-885-6000 Email: ccfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 32.45 miles

The 30,000-acre, 12 mile long by 5 mile wide lake has a shoreline that varies from steep and rocky on the west side to sandy beaches on its east side.. Walker Lake is an oasis for migratory birds including the common loon, snow geese, and white pelicans, several species of grebe, brants, and harlequin ducks. Snowy plovers feed along the shoreline and American avocets and black-necked stilts wade t...

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Emigrant Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 38.35 miles

The Emigrant Wilderness now contains a total of 112,277 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of California. In 1975 the Emigrant Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "...i...

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Carson-Iceberg Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 38.43 miles

The Carson-Iceberg Wilderness now contains a total of 161,181 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of California. In 1984 the Carson-Iceberg Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an ...

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Yosemite National Park

Rank: 17 10 Activites Phone: (209)-372-0200 Distance: 40.29 miles

Not just a great valley, but a shrine to human foresight, the strength of granite, the power of glaciers, the persistence of life, and the tranquility of the High Sierra. First protected in 1864, Yosemite National Park is best known for its waterfalls, but within its nearly 1,200 square miles, you can find deep valleys, grand meadows, ancient giant sequoias, a vast wilderness area, and much more.

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Ansel Adams Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 41.97 miles

The Ansel Adams Wilderness now contains a total of 231,533 acres and is managed by the Forest Service and the National Park Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of California. In 1964 the Ansel Adams Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunit...

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Tioga Road/Big Oak Flat Road National Park

Phone: (209)-372-0200 Distance: 42.40 miles

This byway offers a spectacular passage over the Sierra Nevada. Drive through the highest automobile pass in California and experience an elevation change of over one mile. Experience glacier-carved granite peaks, pristine lakes, wildflower-covered meadows, and lush evergreen forests with Giant Sequoia groves in this serene yet rugged landscape.

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Devils Postpile National Monument Park

Rank: 233 6 Activites Email: DEPO_Visitor_Information@nps.gov Distance: 46.56 miles

Established in 1911 by presidential proclamation, Devils Postpile National Monument protects and preserves the Devils Postpile formation, the 101-foot high Rainbow Falls, and pristine mountain scenery. The formation is a rare sight in the geologic world and ranks as one of the world's finest examples of columnar basalt. Its columns tower 60 feet high and display an unusual symmetry.

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Yosemite Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 46.78 miles

The Yosemite Wilderness now contains a total of 704,624 acres and is managed by the National Park Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of California. In 1984 the Yosemite Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age o...

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Marietta Wild Burro Range National Park

2 Activites Phone: (775)-885-6109 Email: ccfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 48.78 miles

The Marietta townsite and borax works are largely on private lands. Visitors wishing to visit these locations should identify landowner and obtain permission before entry. Marietta is the nation's first formally recognized Wild Burro Range. The 68,000-acre site is home to about 85 burros. During the late 1800's, miners used burros as pack animals while prospecting for gold and silver in the ...

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Indian Creek Recreation Area National Park

9 Activites Phone: (775)-885-6000 Email: ccfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 49.35 miles

This campground with 19 sites is situated next to Indian Creek Reservoir. These sites are suitable for recreation vehicles up to 34' or tents. The restrooms have flush toilets and hot showers. Drinking water is provided and a sanitary dump station (fee charged) is available. A tents-only area, with parking nearby, has 10 sites. Both camp ares are first-come, first-serve. A day-use area h...

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Boundary Peak Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 52.26 miles

The Boundary Peak Wilderness now contains a total of 10,000 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Nevada. In 1989 the Boundary Peak Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of ...

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Mokelumne Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 53.28 miles

The Mokelumne Wilderness now contains a total of 99,161 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of California. In 1964 the Mokelumne Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "......

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Stanislaus National Forest Park

16 Activites Email: stf-public_affairs@fs.fed.us Distance: 54.22 miles

Located between Lake Tahoe and Yosemite in the Sierra Nevada, the Stanislaus National Forest is a cherished and accessible overnight destination. The Forest offers a full range of year-round recreation opportunities. Three primary trans-Sierra routes—4, 108 and 120—traverse the forest, offering great views through a range of life zones (3,000' - 9,500+'). A network of forest roads and trails encou...

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Carson Pass Highway (Route 88) National Park

Phone: (530)-622-5061 Distance: 57.06 miles

Stretching from the Sacramento Valley of California to the Carson Valley in Nevada, this 58-mile byway winds its way through the western slope of the Sierra Nevada, reaches the summit at Carson Pass, and ends up on the eastern slope of the Sierra Nevada. One of the most visually dramatic of the trans-Sierra highways in California, you will witness views of ragged volcanic skylines, cool green mea...

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Sierra Vista Scenic Byway National Park

Phone: (559)-683-4636 Email: ysvb@yosemitethisyear.com Distance: 59.06 miles

The byway meanders for 100 miles through outstanding scenery with remarkable views of the crest of the Sierra Nevada Mountains. Visitors will see massive granite domes, majestic peaks, sheer canyon walls formed by the San Joaquin river, and expansive high mountain meadows.Evidence of glaciation is present at sites along the Byway at Arch Rock, Jackass Rock, Globe Rock and more. A mild, half-mile w...

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Fish Slough Area Of Critical Environmental Concern National Park

7 Activites Phone: (760)-872-5000 Email: BLM_CA_Bishop_FO_Web@blm.gov Distance: 64.46 miles

The 36,000-acre Fish Slough Area of Critical Environmental Concern (ACEC) is a place where geographic isolation, geology, climate, and hydrology have created a rare and irreplaceable ecosystem. Located in the transition between the Mojave Desert and Great Basin biomes, Fish Slough encompasses an array of plant communities, including wetlands, alkali meadows, and uplands. With 126 taxa described, F...

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White Mountains Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Phone: (760)-872-5000 Email: jjenning@blm.gov Distance: 64.92 miles

The White Mountains Wilderness now contains a total of 252,597 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management and the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of California. In 2009 the White Mountains Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinar...

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Sierra National Forest Park

2 Activites Email: public_affairs@fs.fed.us Distance: 65.95 miles

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Lake Tahoe - Eastshore Drive National Park

Phone: (775)-588-4591 Email: info@tahoechamber.org Distance: 66.73 miles

Lake Tahoe offers breathtaking views of the crystal clear lake, towering pine trees, and snow-capped mountains, earning it the title, "the most beautiful drive in America." Part of the Pony Express Trail and home to the historic sacred grounds of the Washoe Indians, Lake Tahoe offers something for everyone year-round.

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Merced River Recreation Management Area National Park

9 Activites Phone: (916)-941-3101 Email: dgreenwo@blm.gov Distance: 69.86 miles

Beginning in the high country of Yosemite National Park, the Merced River makes a headlong rush through glacially-carved canyons, rugged mountains and foothills to the San Joaquin Valley. Ample access points allow you to float rapids at your own pace. Come ashore long enough to watch an eagle dive for its dinner. Hook a trout and plunk it in a pan over an open fire at Railroad Flat or McCabe Flat ...

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Kaiser Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 69.87 miles

The Kaiser Wilderness now contains a total of 22,700 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of California. In 1976 the Kaiser Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "...increa...

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Volcanic Tablelands National Park

8 Activites Phone: (760)-872-5000 Email: BLM_CA_Bishop_FO_Web@blm.gov Distance: 69.90 miles

The Volcanic Tablelands is a vast volcanic landscape that was formed over 700,000 years ago by materials spewing from the Long Valley caldera, located to the northwest.

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Comstock National Historic District Park

4 Activites Phone: (775)-885-6000 Email: ccfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 71.31 miles

Exploring the area surrounding the wild west mining towns of Virginia City and Dayton is a great adventure for mountain bikers or OHV enthusiasts.

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Eldorado National Forest Park

Email: kschroeder@fs.fed.us Distance: 72.78 miles

The Eldorado National Forest is an ideal place for people seeking to escape from busy urban lifestyles. Its climate and topography offer a wide range of recreational opportunities, including hiking, fishing, camping and cross-country and downhill skiing.It is located one hour from the metropolitan area of Sacramento which has a population of over one million people, and two to three hours driving ...

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