"California - What More Do I Need To Say?" Top 5 Page for this destination California by Basaic
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California has 26 sites under the National Park Service along with several National Wildlife Refuges and Bureau of Land Management Sites including: Alcatraz Island; Cabrillo NM; Channel Islands NP (page coming soon); Death Valley NP (see my page); Devil's Postpile NM; Eugene O'Neill NHS; Fort Point NHS; Golden Gate NRA (page coming soon); Imperial Sand Dunes BLM RA (see my page); John Muir NHS (page coming soon); Joshua Tree NP (see my page); King's Canyon NP (page coming soon); Lassen Volcanic NP; Lava Beds NM (see my page); Manzanar NHS; Modoc NWR (see my page); Mojave NPres; Muir Woods NM; Pinnacles NM; Point Reyes NS; Port Chicago Naval Magazine NMem; Presidio of San Francisco; Redwood NP (page coming soon); Rosie the Riveter World War II NHP (page coming soon); Salton Sea NWR (see my page); San Francisco Maritime NHP; Santa Monica Mountains NRA; Sequoia NP (page coming soon); Smith River NRA (page coming soon); Tule NWR (see my page); Whiskeytown NRA; and Yosemite NP (page coming soon).
According to Wikipedia there are 278 state parks in California. So far I have only seen: Angel Island SP (see my page); Benicia Capitol SHP (see my page); East Shore SP (see my Berkeley page); Humboldt Lagoons SP (see my page); Leo Carillo SP (see my page); Petaluma Adobe SHP; Richardson Groves SP; and Sonoma SHP. The others are coming as soon as I can get them done.
California also has a number of big and well known cities. The capitol is Sacramento. The largest cities include: Los Angeles (see my page); San Diego; and San Francisco (page coming soon). Other cities and towns I have seen and either written pages for or are drafting pages for are: Albany; Alturas; Benicia; Berkeley; Eureka; Hollywood; Malibu; Martinez; Montrose; Oakland; San Joaquin; Santa Rosa; Sunland; Tehachapi; Tujunga; and Universal City.
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