California

Description

Another great hiking state is California, in the southwest and bordering on the Pacific Ocean.
A number of high mountain ranges can be found in this state – Sierra Nevada, Cascades, Coast Range – canyons, desert, wild coastline.

The main part of the Pacific Crest Trail – 1680 miles out of 2638 miles – lies in this state. Other trails are the John Muir Trail, the Tahoe Rim Trail, and the Tahoe-Yosemite Trail. The Sierra High Route is one of the most demanding alpine trails (195 miles).

Next are the American Discovery Trail (6356 miles), the Bigfoot Trail, the Bay Area Ridge Trail, and some long distance trails still under construction.

The Yosemite National Park is beautiful, but overcrowded, unless you escape to the remoter wilderness areas.

In the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks you can still find virgin forests. With 14,495 feet, Mount Whitney in the Sierra range is the highest mountain outside Alaska. The tall 300 feet high redwoods can be found in the Humboldt Redwoods State Park.

There are many more parks and forests, all with hiking possibilities. Yes, California!

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California

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Livres

Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • DK Eyewitness `Back Roads` California
  • Take to the open road with Back Roads California and discover 24 leisurely drives through the state`s idyllic hamlets, gorgeous beaches and sprawling vineyards. Tour the Pacific Coast Highway, explore the vineyards of the Napa Valley, or drive through Yosemite National Park. Packed with insider tips and information, this easy-to-use guide... Lire la suite
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Santa Monica Mountains CA
  • Map No. 253, Santa Monica Mountains in California, in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist information.The maps, with most titles now printed on light,... Lire la suite
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Skyline Boulevard Parks and Preserves CA
  • Map No. 815, Skyline Boulevard Parks and Preserves along the ridge of the Santa Cruz Mountains in California in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist... Lire la suite
The Book Depository
United Kingdom
The Book Depository
United Kingdom
The Book Depository
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The Book Depository
United Kingdom
The Book Depository
United Kingdom
The Book Depository
United Kingdom
The Book Depository
United Kingdom
The Book Depository
United Kingdom
The Book Depository
United Kingdom
The Book Depository
United Kingdom
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Cartes

Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Whiskeytown - Shasta - Trinity National Recreational Area CA
  • Whiskeytown - Shasta - Trinity National Recreational Area in northern California on a series of detailed, contoured maps from Earthwalk Press with cartography based on the USGS topographic survey of the country plus additional information for visitors, printed on light, waterproof and tear-resistant synthetic paper. The map provides the best... Lire la suite
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Yosemite SE - Ansel Adams Wilderness CA
  • Map No. 309, Yosemite SE: Ansel Adams Wilderness, CA, in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist information.The maps, with most titles now printed on light,... Lire la suite
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United Kingdom
  • Lassen Volcanic National Park CA
  • Map No. 268, Lassen Volcanic National Park in California at 1:50,000, part of an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography, based on the national topographic survey, has extensive additional tourist information.The maps, printed on... Lire la suite
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United Kingdom
  • Shaver Lake - Sierra National Forest CA
  • Map No. 810, Shaver Lake / Sierra National Forest, CA, in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist information.The maps, with most titles now printed on light,... Lire la suite
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Channel Islands National Park CA
  • Map No. 252, Channel Islands National Parkin California, at 1:25,000/1:50,000 in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist information.The maps, with most titles now... Lire la suite
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Netherlands
  • Channel Islands National Park
  • Waterproof Tear-Resistant Topographic MapThis two-sided map includes San Miguel Island, Santa Rosa Island, Santa Cruz Island, Santa Barbara Island, and Anacapa Island. The map combines beautiful cartography that shows the topology and natural features of each island, along with hiking trails, camping spots, rest areas, notable ship... Lire la suite
Bol.com
Belgium
  • Channel Islands National Park
  • Waterproof Tear-Resistant Topographic MapThis two-sided map includes San Miguel Island, Santa Rosa Island, Santa Cruz Island, Santa Barbara Island, and Anacapa Island. The map combines beautiful cartography that shows the topology and natural features of each island, along with hiking trails, camping spots, rest areas, notable ship... Lire la suite
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Netherlands
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Kompass
Germany
  • MARCO POLO Länderkarte Kalifornien 1:800 000
  • Entdecken Sie mit dieser MARCO POLO Karte das Land der Sonne . . . Die Karten bestechen durch eine leicht lesbare, neue Kartografie, in der durchgängig landschaftlich schöne Strecken und Orte markiert sind. Schon in der im Kartendeckel befindlichen, ausklappbaren Übersichtskarte sind die schönsten Orte mit Highlightsternen gekennzeichnet und... Lire la suite
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Mount Whitney CA
  • Map No. 322, Mount Whitney in California at 1:40,000, in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography is based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist information.The maps, with most titles now printed on light,... Lire la suite
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Netherlands
  • Mount Whitney
  • • Waterproof • Tear-Resistant • Topographic MapMount Whitney is universally famous as the highest mountain in the United State outside of Alaska, as well as the highest point in California. National Geographic's Trails Illustrated map of Mount Whitney is a two-sided, waterproof map designed to meet the needs of Whitney visitors with unmatched... Lire la suite
Bol.com
Belgium
  • Mount Whitney
  • • Waterproof • Tear-Resistant • Topographic MapMount Whitney is universally famous as the highest mountain in the United State outside of Alaska, as well as the highest point in California. National Geographic's Trails Illustrated map of Mount Whitney is a two-sided, waterproof map designed to meet the needs of Whitney visitors with unmatched... Lire la suite
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Northern Baja California Adventure Map
  • Northern Baja California on double-sided, waterproof and tear-resistant, GPS compatible Adventure Map at 1:450,000 from the NGS, with street plans of Tijuana, Mexicali and Ensenada and extensive tourist information.Topography is shown by contours at 100m intervals, enhanced by subtle relief shading, spot heights and graphics for marshlands to... Lire la suite
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United Kingdom
  • Southern Baja California NGS Adventure Map 3104
  • Southern Baja California on double-sided, waterproof and tear-resistant, GPS compatible Adventure Map at 1:450,000 from the NGS, with street plans of La Paz, San José del Cabo and Cabo San Lucas, and extensive tourist information.Topography is shown by contours at 100m intervals, enhanced by subtle relief shading, spot heights and graphics for... Lire la suite
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United Kingdom
  • Yosemite National Park CA
  • Map No. 206, Yosemite National Park, CA, in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist information.The maps, with most titles now printed on light, waterproof and... Lire la suite
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The Book Depository
United Kingdom
Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Yosemite National Park
  • Waterproof Tear-Resistant Topographic MapExplore the majesty of Yosemite National Park with National Geographic's Trails Illustrated map. Loaded with helpful information on camping, hiking, lodging, transportation, regulations, and safety, this map is an invaluable tool for casual park visitors and avid adventurers alike. Expertly... Lire la suite
Bol.com
Belgium
  • Yosemite National Park
  • Waterproof Tear-Resistant Topographic MapExplore the majesty of Yosemite National Park with National Geographic's Trails Illustrated map. Loaded with helpful information on camping, hiking, lodging, transportation, regulations, and safety, this map is an invaluable tool for casual park visitors and avid adventurers alike. Expertly... Lire la suite
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Netherlands
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Snp Wandelreizen
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  • Verenigde Staten - rondreis West-Amerika
  • Het beste van het Westen! Verken met je eigen huurauto de leukste steden en de mooiste natuurparken van West-USA. Je bezoekt de steden San Francisco, Los Angeles en Las Vegas, en geniet van de oogstrelende natuur in Yosemite, Death Valley, Zion, Bryce en Grand Canyon. Een heerlijke 'roadtrip' met alle hoogtepunten van de staten California,... Lire la suite
Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Verenigde Staten - Hiking Washington, Oregon & Californië
  • Een rondreis per huurauto. 'Oneway' van Seattle naar San Francisco, dus relatief weinig kilometers. Dat betekent dat je veel tijd hebt voor wandelingen en excursies in Olympic, Mount Rainier, Crater Lake, Lassen Volcanic en Yosemite National Park! Tips en wandelbeschrijvingen van de SNP-experts krijg je mee! Een avontuur door het noordwesten... Lire la suite
Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Verenigde Staten - Utah & Californië
  • Rondreis per huurauto door de meest spectaculaire natuurgebieden van de Verenigde Staten in de staten Californië, Nevada, Utah en Arizona; ontdek de fantastische kleurige landschappen van het Coloradoplateau in de beroemde Nationale Parken van Zion, Bryce, Capitol Reef, Natural Bridges en Grand Canyon; geniet van de ruwe bergwereld van de... Lire la suite
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