While most people think of California as a summer destination, some of the best things to do in California can be discovered during the colder winter months.
There is something magical about visiting Sequoia National Park in the winter. The crowds start to thin out, the park starts to quiet down and you might find yourself hiking through magical winter wonderland landscapes without another person in sight.
Situated at the foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountain range, Alabama Hills is one of the best hidden gems in California. It’s close to the mountains, it offers tons of hiking and mountain biking trails to choose from, and easy access to geological wonders like Mobius Arch and Boot Arch.
With easy access to Sierra Nevada Mountains and Mammoth Mountain Ski Area, there are endless adventures to be found in Mammoth Lakes in winter.
Death Valley is one of the most underrated parks in California that can only be experienced during the cooler months.