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California Pictures

California pictures, photograph galleries and scenic pictures of California.

Great Places to Take Pictures in California
Find out where to take great pictures in California - read about locations, get tips, see images and submit your own

California Christmas Lights and Decorations
See California Christmas lights and decorations - where to find them

Browse through these California pictures and you'll see not only volleyball players, surfers and lifeguards, but also purple sand, sea glass and a fish shaped like a guitar.

California Poppies in Bloom
See a collection of pictures from Antelope Valley California Poppy Preserve, taken at the peak of bloom

The Coast
Explore the coast from sunny San Diego to the wild and scenic north.

See "trees" that aren't really trees, visit the lowest spot in the Western Hemisphere or take a tour around trendy Palm Springs.

Fresno Blossom Trail
Fruit trees in bloom in California's Central Valley.

Mountain Country
Soaring thousands of feet into clear blue skies, the Sierra show off in Yosemite, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks - but you'll also find delicate wildflowers and a snow-covered Yosemite Valley.

Nature's Best: Animals, Plants, Trees, Flowers
These California pictures focus on wildlife - Tule elk, Mariposa lilies, elephants seals and the show, orange state flower.

Spanish Missions
They're some of the state's oldest structures, and you may be surprised at how beautiful some of them are.

Unusual Houses in California
See some of the wackiest, weirdest and most unusual pieces of residential architecture in California

Central Valley California Pictures
These California pictures feature a cruise on the Sacramento Delta, or a drive down the Fresno Blossom Trail.

Disneyland and Orange County
Check out lots of Disneyland California pictures, or take a trip to the Orange County beaches.

Los Angeles, California Pictures
Browse through these Los Angeles, California pictures to get a tour of Los Angeles, Hollywood, Beverly Hills the beaches, and hot spots.

Monterey, Carmel and Big Sur, California Pictures
Tour the 17-Mile Drive, take a Monterey Harbor tour or visit Cannery Row, Fisherman's Wharf, the Monterey Bay Aquarium, Carmel and Pacific Grove.

Northern California Pictures
From the classic profile of Mount Shasta to the spectacular coastline, with a stop at a famous horse ranch.

San Andreas Fault Pictures
Take a tour of San Andreas Fault in California and find places where you can see traces of it

San Diego, California Pictures
In these San Diego, California pictures, you an take a harbor cruise, visit the zoo and Safari Park, go to Sea World, Legoland or the beach.

San Francisco, California Pictures
It took us years to gather this collection of San Francisco, California pictures. They'll show you everything from Alcatraz to Victorian Houses, skylines to beaches

Scenic Highway 395
The Highway 395 corridor is one of the state's most beautiful and least appreciated regions. These eastern California pictures will show you tufa towers at Mono Lake, the mother lode of ghost towns, 4,000-year-old trees and a pile of stone posts suitable for Satan himself. And don't forget the state's most spectacular fall foliage.

Wine Country: Napa and Sonoma
You'll see vineyards and wineries, but did you expect a spouting geyser, a petrified tree or a safari tour?

Valley of the Oaks
View pictures of the Valley of the Oaks in and around Fort Hunter-Liggett and Jolon, California.

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