• Image of coast redwood forest along Cal-Barrel Road


    National and State Parks California


azaleas, skunk cabbage, columbia lily, clintonia, trillium, bleeding heart
Top: azaleas, skunk cabbage, Columbia lily. Bottom: clintonia, trillium, bleeding heart.

Did You Know?


Gray whales migrate just offshore along the California coastline as they travel from Alaska to Baja California; a 10,000-mile round trip journey. The best time to view these 45-foot marine mammals are December/January and March/April. Watch for their spouts that are shaped like a heart.