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As fall descends on the Golden State, take advantage of those Indian summer days for the last licks of surf and sun on Southern California beaches. Enjoy autumn colors on Mount Shasta, the High Sierras and the San Bernardino National Forest – the ideal backdrops for hiking, biking and outdoor fun on crisp fall days. Explore a wealth of awesome trees this fall, or venture through any of the pristine California national parks. The snow capped peaks around Lake Tahoe and Big Bear signal the much anticipated start of ski season, as you enjoy California's great outdoors.
Fall holidays liven up Southern California's theme parks as Disneyland presents Haunted Mansion Holiday and Space Mountain becomes Ghost Galaxy. Anaheim is a wonderful destination, with superb accommodations. Smaller fall crowds make fall an ideal time to visit California's parks and attractions. From Sacramento to San Diego destinations for fun are seemingly endless. Experience a bit of the professional sports action with a visit to Qualcomm Stadium, home of the San Diego Chargers, or the O.co Coliseum in Oakland, home of the Oakland Raiders.
From fall harvest festivals and farmers markets dotting California's Central Valley, fresh offerings from the Vintners of California's Wine Country, and the rare warm San Francisco days that come in fall – Autumn is the season to explore California.