Hidden California Treasures and the first on the list is in Fresno-literally in my backyard
Fresno, CA: the Forestiere Underground Gardens. underground caverns and tunnels by the Sicilian immigrant, Baldassare Forestiere. In 1923, Forestiere had carved out over 10 acres of connecting tunnels, rooms, patios, grottos and a simple earthen home that sheltered him from the Fresno heat. Reminiscent of the ancient catacombsunderground. Carrying on the Forestiere family legacy, the Forestieres have opened up the underground tunnels for all to explore and experience.
Knights Ferry Rafting, Stanislaus River Rafting, Stanislaus River ca Rafting in California, River Journey
Ponte de São Francisco
Named "One of the Top 10 Coolest Small Towns in America" by Frommers, Murphys is a truly unique and memorable destination Murphys, California
Mount Whitney the highest peak In the contiguous United States, and Alabama Hills’ boulders. Alabama Hills, California; photo by Mike Reyfman
Spelunking The Mother Lode area has some of California’s largest cavern systems. Black Chasm Caverns, California Caverns, Mercer Caverns, and Moaning Cavern http://www.mymotherlode.com/community/destination/all-caves/
The Sea Caves at Surf Beach - Central Coast Hiking Group (Santa Maria, CA)