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Devils Postpile National Monument Park

Rank: 233 6 Activites Email: DEPO_Visitor_Information@nps.gov Distance: 11.12 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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Ansel Adams Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 17.12 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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Sierra Vista Scenic Byway National Park

Phone: (559)-683-4636 Email: ysvb@yosemitethisyear.com Distance: 25.52 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: 27.70 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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Sierra National Forest Park

2 Activites Email: public_affairs@fs.fed.us Distance: 28.16 miles

Activities on the Forest ----Select One------Accessible Recreation OpportunitiesBoatingCampingFirearm SafetyFishingHikingHorseback Riding/Pack StationsLakesMining RegulationsNational Recreation Reservation SystemOff-Highway VehiclesRecreation Residence ProgramPetsScenic BywaysViewing Autumn ColorsWildernessWhite Water RaftingWinter Sports         HELP US PROTECT YOUR FORESTSPlease preserve and pro...

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Volcanic Tablelands National Park

8 Activites Phone: (760)-872-5000 Email: BLM_CA_Bishop_FO_Web@blm.gov Distance: 30.53 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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Kaiser Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 30.65 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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Dinkey Lakes Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 32.27 miles

The Dinkey Lakes Wilderness now contains a total of 30,000 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of California. In 1984 the Dinkey Lakes 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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Bishop Field Office Recreation Sites

8 Activites Phone: (760)-872-5000 Email: BLM_CA_Bishop_FO_Web@blm.gov Distance: 32.95 miles

The BLM, Bishop Field Office manages the Bishop Resource Areacomprising approximately 750,000 acres of Public Lands in Inyo andMono counties, ranging from desert to mountains. This diversity offersour visitors a wide choice of activities unique to the public landsadministered by the Bishop Field Office, including hiking, off-highwayvehicle use, enjoyment of unusual plants, fall photography, campin...

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Boundary Peak Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 34.87 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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White Mountains Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Phone: (760)-872-5000 Email: jjenning@blm.gov Distance: 36.32 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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Yosemite National Park

Rank: 17 10 Activites Phone: (209)-372-0200 Distance: 37.92 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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Yosemite Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 38.75 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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Hoover Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 40.83 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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Tioga Road/Big Oak Flat Road National Park

Phone: (209)-372-0200 Distance: 41.99 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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John Muir Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 46.87 miles

The John Muir Wilderness now contains a total of 650,734 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of California. In 1964 the John Muir 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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Squaw Leap Mgmt. Area National Park

9 Activites Phone: (916)-985-4474 Distance: 53.13 miles

The Squaw Leap Area is located at the upper portion of Millerton Lake and is accessed through the town of Auberry, CA. The area is managed by BLM with trail heads for the San Joaquin trail. The trail leads through chaparral uplands with mountain lilac, manzanita, mahogany and many shrubs and annual wildflowers. The trails leading from Squaw Leap Area include a 6 mile loop through the northern po...

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Monarch Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 54.07 miles

The Monarch Wilderness now contains a total of 44,896 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of California. In 1984 the Monarch 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 "...incr...

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San Joaquin River Gorge Special Recreation Management Area National Park

9 Activites Phone: (661)-391-6000 Email: pdewitt@blm.gov Distance: 55.68 miles

The Dumna and Kechayi Native Americans people once occupied the Management Area and surrounding lands. It is from their language that we derive the names of the trails contained within the Management Area. The Pa'san Ridge Trail (pa'san translates to pine nut) is a six-mile loop trail. This trail takes one into the chaparral clothed uplands where they will encounter mountain lilac (ceanothus), man...

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Marietta Wild Burro Range National Park

2 Activites Phone: (775)-885-6109 Email: ccfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 55.91 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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Piper Mountain Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Phone: (760)-384-5400 Email: mdickes@blm.gov Distance: 57.48 miles

The Piper Mountain Wilderness now contains a total of 72,191 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. All of the Wilderness is in the state of California. In 1994 the Piper Mountain 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 solitu...

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Emigrant Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 60.06 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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Millerton Lake National Park

14 Activites Phone: (559)-822-2225 Email: plucero@mp.usbr.gov Distance: 60.82 miles

Friant Dam on the San Joaquin River, forms Millerton Lake. The dam and lake are features of the Central Valley Project - Friant Division. Millerton Lake is nestled in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada, approximately 15 miles east of Fresno, CA offers a wide variety of recreational opportunities. Reclamation is assisting the State Parks and Recreation to develop the San Joaquin trail that will a...

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Merced River Recreation Management Area National Park

9 Activites Phone: (916)-941-3101 Email: dgreenwo@blm.gov Distance: 61.14 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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Pine Flat Lake National Park

9 Activites Phone: (559)-787-2589 Distance: 61.51 miles

Less than an hour east of Fresno in the Sierra and Sequoia National Forests. The scenic and rugged Kings River Canyon is the location of this beautiful park where fishing, boating, and waterskiing are all available.

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