California offers outstanding weekend getaway destinations, no matter which season you plan to travel. 

Looking for a city weekend escape in California? Santa Barbara offers sparkling beaches, shopping, sightseeing, and more. 

For a scenic weekend road trip, consider the Big Sur Coast. Ninety miles of spectacular beauty and epic outdoor adventures await. 

For a wine country weekend getaway, consider Napa Valley or Sonoma Valley. They offer beautiful wineries, world-class eateries, and outdoor adventures.  

California's national parks make for wonderful getaways into nature. Visit Yosemite in the shoulder seasons for more quiet. 

Lake Tahoe is an outdoor playground in every season. It makes an excellent couples' retreat, but also a great family vacation destination.

In the cooler months, consider a desert park such as Joshua Tree or Death Valley. They offer great daytime hikes and excellent  night sky watching.

In the warmer months, head to Lone Pine or Bishop  for epic mountain trail hiking and wildflower viewing. 

Weekend adventures await all over California, from the coast to the mountains and the redwoods to the desert. 

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