Just outside the big, popular, metropolitan hubs in California exists a wild part of the state few people know about. Rural regions full of Native American and gold history, a lost coast, volcanic bubbling, cracked desserts, and rural landscapes that feed the nation. Among all of that, there are ample adventures to be had and culinary delights to try.
Get off the beaten path and see 8 regions of California in a new way; rugged, natural, unadulterated places that are prime for human-powered activities. You think you know California, but you’ll soon see beyond the urban areas and into new regions of California that will capture your wild and adventurous spirit.
Our team of adventure storytellers explored the wild side of California on a three week adventure, and they've shared the best of Wild California on this page, including curated itineraries, photos, videos, the best experiences, and more! Make sure you’re a part of our community to be the first to receive the Wild California adventure updates.