California National Park Vacation

California

California's National Parks Offer Many Outdoor Choices

Whether you're an avid hiker hoping to confront completely unique landscapes or you want to frolic with your furry friend by the ocean, California's national park system makes it possible to plan your perfect vacation. Look out for wildlife in vast Yosemite, visit some of the world's oldest trees at Sequoia National Park, or bend your mind in the otherworldly landscapes of Joshua Tree. No matter what, a California national park vacation will be energizing, transformative, and unforgettable.

The Best California National Parks for Hiking

California boasts a wealth of natural parks that are sure to stun hikers. From the towering trees at Sequoia National Park to the bubbling pits ar Lassen Volcanic National Park, the state's parks are some of the most unique in the country.

Best Places to Stay for National Parks in California

Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Racquet Club West, Palm Springs, California
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Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Deepwell Estates, Palm Springs, California
from $295
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Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Palm Springs, Riverside County, California
from $160
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The Best California National Parks for Kids

Kids will love exploring the boulders strewn throughout Joshua Tree National Park and watching the seals bask at Ano Nuevo State Park. Remember to take your camera for photographic keepsakes of your California national park vacation for years to come!

Recommended Accommodations for National Parks in California

Apartment ∙ 3 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Joshua Tree, San Bernardino County, California
from $54
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House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Lone Pine, Inyo County, California
from $54
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Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Mary Lake, Redding, California
from $110
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4.8
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Best Pet-Friendly California National Parks

Anyone with a pet will know the value of pet-friendly national parks – nothing beats exploring nature with your furry friend. Check out California's selection:

Top Offers for National Parks in California

House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Fawnskin, San Bernardino County, California
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House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Big Bear, San Bernardino County, California
from $53
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House ∙ 3 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Grass Valley, Nevada County, California
from $133
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