From giant redwoods, to the stunning coastal beaches, magnificent limestone towers, whale watching, and more, a road trip through California will give you the adventure of a lifetime! The Sunshine State is great for many things, and it’s epic coastal drives are no exception. Bursting with unbelievable views, and unforgettable adventures, the only problem with road tripping in California is knowing where to start.
Though it was August, Lassen’s peak had just a touch of snow and ice remaining—its white crown prominent over the kingdom of earth below. I turned to look at the world beneath me. Stretching across the horizon I could see other peaks in the Cascade Range faded blue in the distance and spotted with pine trees.