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Point Reyes National Seashore Park

Rank: 29 8 Activites Phone: (415)-464-5100 Email: pore_webmaster@nps.gov Distance: 77.04 miles

From its thunderous ocean breakers crashing against rocky headlands and expansive sand beaches to its open grasslands, brushy hillsides, and forested ridges, Point Reyes offers visitors over 1500 species of plants and animals to discover. Home to several cultures over thousands of years, the Seashore preserves a tapestry of stories and interactions of people. Point Reyes awaits your exploration.

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Phillip Burton Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 78.40 miles

The Phillip Burton Wilderness now contains a total of 26,025 acres and is managed by the National Park Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of California. In 1976 the Phillip Burton 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. ...

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Desolation Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 79.47 miles

The Desolation Wilderness now contains a total of 63,475 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of California. In 1969 the Desolation 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: 80.41 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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Carson Pass Highway (Route 88) National Park

Phone: (530)-622-5061 Distance: 81.84 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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Granite Chief Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 83.65 miles

The Granite Chief Wilderness now contains a total of 19,048 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of California. In 1984 the Granite Chief 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...

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Grasslands Wildlife Management Area National Park

1 Activites Phone: (209)-826-3508 Email: Kim_Forrest@fws.gov Distance: 85.02 miles

Grasslands Wildlife Management Area lies within the San Joaquin River basin and supports the largest remaining block of wetlands in the Central Valley, containing 70,000 acres of private wetlands and associated, and surrounding 53,000 acres of state and federal lands. Perpetual conservation easements on private lands have been purchased by the Service. Land management activities are the respon...

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Sacramento National Wildlife Refuge Park

6 Activites Phone: (530)-934-2801 Email: sacramentovalleyrefuges@fws.gov Distance: 85.37 miles

The Sacramento National Wildlife Refuge is the headquarters for the Sacramento National Wildlife Refuge Complex and is one of six refuges located in the Sacramento Valley of north-central California. The refuge is approximately 90 miles north of Sacramento, adjacent to Interstate 5. The 10,783-acre refuge consists of about 7,600 acres of intensively managed wetlands, uplands, riparian habitat,...

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North Central Valley Wildlife Management Area National Park

Phone: (530)-934-2801 Email: sacramentovalleyrefuges@fws.gov Distance: 85.37 miles

Located within 11 counties in the Sacramento Valley and the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta of California, North Central Valley Wildlife Management Area consists of conservation easements acquired on privately-owned wetlands (primarily waterfowl hunting clubs). The landscape is very flat, bordered by the Sierra and Coast ranges and is surrounded by intensive agriculture. The purpose of the projec...

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Lake Tahoe - Eastshore Drive National Park

Phone: (775)-588-4591 Email: info@tahoechamber.org Distance: 86.88 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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San Luis National Wildlife Refuge Park

5 Activites Phone: (209)-826-3508 Email: karl_stromayer@fws.gov Distance: 87.44 miles

The San Luis Refuge in the San Joaquin Valley of central California is one of the last remnants of the historically bountiful wintering grounds for migratory waterfowl of the Pacific Flyway. Located in the Bear Creek, Salt Slough, and San Joaquin River floodplain, it hosts a myriad of tree-lined channels and oxbows, wetlands and native grasslands. Thousands of acres of wetlands, fed by an int...

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Tahoe National Forest Park

12 Activites Email: pmahaffey@fs.fed.us Distance: 88.03 miles

With breathtaking mountain peaks, lush meadows filled with wildflowers, historic mining towns, destination vacation spots at Goodyears Bar, Downieville, Sierra City, Truckee, Yuba River, the Lakes Basin Area and the Jackson Meadows Region, the Tahoe National Forest is one of the most popular recreation forests in the US.In winter, there are outstanding winter sports opportunities including world r...

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San Luis Lake And State Wildlife Area National Park

9 Activites Phone: (719)-378-2020 Email: sanluis.park@state.co.us Distance: 88.69 miles

Recreation facilities at San Luis Lake were constructed under a cost-share agreement between the Bureau of Reclamation and the State of Colorado during the late 1980s and early 1990s. Recreation is managed by the Colorado State Parks under agreement with the Colorado Division of Wildlife. The park can be reached at 719-378-2020; email sanluis.park@state.co.us . Available fish species include rain...

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Lake Sonoma National Park

11 Activites Phone: (707)-431-4590 Distance: 89.02 miles

Lake Sonoma is located in the wine-growing region of Sonoma County, CA. A picturesque lake with secluded vehicle and boat-in camping available for the fishing and boating enthusiast.

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East Park Reservoir

8 Activites Phone: (530)-968-5267 Distance: 89.75 miles

The East Park Dam and reservoir, of the Orland Project, is situated in the rolling foothills of the Mendocino National Forest on Little Stony Creek. In 2013, Reclamation entered a partnership with Colusa County for long-term management of the recreation facilities and opportunities at East Park Reservoir. The County accepts reservations and issues passes for camping, boat launches, groups, specia...

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O'neill Forebay National Park

9 Activites Phone: (209)-826-1198 Distance: 89.82 miles

O'Neill Dam and Forebay are joint Federal-State facilities located on San Luis Creek 2.5 miles downstream from San Luis Dam. O'Neill Forebay Dam is a feature of the Central Valley Project - San Joaquin Division - San Luis Unit. The reservoir has a surface area of 2,250 acres and 14 miles of shoreline. The Park includes boating, camping, picnic facilities, fishing, hiking, and serves as a major f...

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San Luis Reservoir National Park

9 Activites Phone: (209)-826-1197 Email: jmccracken@mp.usbr.gov Distance: 90.38 miles

Recreation area lakes include O'Neill Forebay, San Luis Reservoir, and Los Banos Creek Reservoir. All are part of the California Water Project and operated jointly by the California Department of Parks and Recreation, the California Department of Water Resources, and the Bureau of Reclamation. Office hours; 8:00a.m. - 4:30p.m., Monday through Friday. Closed holidays. Facilities open 7 days a w...

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Merced National Wildlife Refuge Park

4 Activites Phone: (209)-829-3508 Email: Rich_Albers@fws.gov Distance: 91.29 miles

The Merced National Wildlife Refuge encompasses 10,258 acres of wetlands, native grasslands, vernal pools, and riparian areas. It was established in 1951 under the Lea Act to attract wintering waterfowl away from adjacent farmland where foraging ducks and geese were causing extensive damage to crops. The refuge hosts the largest wintering populations of lesser sandhill cranes and Ross' ge...

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Emigrant Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 91.34 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: 91.55 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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Merced River Recreation Management Area National Park

9 Activites Phone: (916)-941-3101 Email: dgreenwo@blm.gov Distance: 93.37 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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Indian Creek Recreation Area National Park

9 Activites Phone: (775)-885-6000 Email: ccfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 93.63 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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Farallon National Wildlife Refuge Park

1 Activites Phone: (510)-792-0222 Email: sfbaynwrc@fws.gov Distance: 96.28 miles

The Farallon National Wildlife Refuge is a group of islands located 28 miles west of San Francisco. It sustains the largest sea bird breeding colony south of Alaska and contains 30 percent of California's nesting sea birds. Thirteen species, adding up to one-quarter of a million individuals, breed here, including the largest colonies of Brandt's cormorant and western gull found anywhere. T...

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Los Banos Reservoir National Park

12 Activites Phone: (209)-826-1198 Distance: 97.48 miles

The Los Banos Dam and Reservoir are on Los Banos Creek above the San Luis Canal, near Los Banos, California. The dam and reservoir are features on the Central Valley Project - San Luis Unit. The reservoir has 620 water surface acres and 12 miles of shoreline. The recreation area offers trails following the Path of the Padres, a boat and hiking trail. The Path leads to the baths used by the padre...

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Martis Creek Lake National Park

4 Activites Phone: (530)-587-8113 Distance: 98.46 miles

Located close to Lake Tahoe, Truckee and Reno, Martis has a beautiful, peaceful campground off the beaten path. The Martis Creek area features hiking, biking, canoeing/kayaking and trout fishing.

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