Some places in California are great any time, but theses are especially nice to visit during Spring: March, April and May.
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San Francisco gets its best weather in spring, with clear skies and mild temperatures - and it's less crowded than in summer, too.
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An isolated and little-visited valley near King City boasts some great wildflower displays.
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Spring is the time when Yosemite's waterfalls put on their best show, and the dogwoods bloom then, too.
5. Shooting Stars
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