Ten California Day Hikes

10 California Day Hikes
10 California Day Hikes

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The state of California is so blessed with day hikes boasting remarkable views, stunning vegetation, birds and wild animals, it's almost impossible to settle on only 10 to recommend. But, after some agonizing, we've picked 10 of the best, most distinctive hikes that highlight California's diverse geography.