Guide: National Parks
The San Gabriel Mountains National Monument, located north of Los Angeles and the Inland Empire, contains some of the greatest biodiversity in the country.
Castle Mountains National Monument provides a wide variety of recreational experiences and opportunities for hiking, camping, backpacking, wildlife viewing, overlanding and plenty of solitude.
Sand to Snow National Monument offers hiking, camping, mountain biking and many other outdoor adventures near Los Angeles and San Diego.
Death Valley National Park, the most dramatically named of all US national parks, is also one of the most surreal and fascinating landscapes in the world.