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Private Yosemite National Park Day Trip from San Francisco
"Depart the urban jungle for a private tour of the awe-inspiring natural wonders of Yosemite National Park. Your adventure begins with a 7am pickup at your central San Francisco hotel and then you can just sit back and relax on the drive to the park. You’ll pass through the Central Valley and ascend into the Sierra foothills before being greeted at Yosemite by jaw-dropping views of the valley. Magnificent granite cliffs slope into the which was carved out by glaciers thousands of years ago.You’ll have about four hours total to explore the treasure of the valley so be sure to wear comfortable walking shoes. Listen to your guide as he explains the natural forces that have formed and changed Yosemite over the years. Stroll the pedestrian paths or rent a bike (own expense) for a refreshing way to see the base of th Half Dome and pose for postcard-perfect photos in front of multiple waterfalls. Take in the fresh air and consider dipping your toes in the crystal-clear river that flows through the center of the valley.Continue exploring Yosemite’s bounty of activities a stopping at Half Dome for sweeping views of the valley
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Old Spanish Trail Horseback Ride with Lunch
"Your friendly and knowledgeable driver will pick you up from select Las Vegas Strip hotels for the 30-minute ride to the ranch located next to Red Rock Canyon.Upon arrival your wranglers will match you with the perfect horse for your ride. All the horses are friendly and tame - perfect for all riding levels. Ride along the same trails used by some of the most infamous outlaws of the American West. The ride is approximately road runners and jack rabbits which all frequent this area. After your ride dine on a cowboy lunch of angus burgers or chicken choice of baked beans potato salad or french fries and finished off with dessert.After lunch head over to the cowboy town and petting zoo
From $120.00
 
Private Surf Lesson in Santa Barbara
"This 2-hour customized private surf lesson is a great option for Santa Barbara guests who want to improve their skills out on the water. Choose from five available lessons times throughout the course of the day arranged to be flexible with your schedule. All instructors are experienced friendly and CPR certified and surfboard and wetsuit are included. Kids 4 years and up are welcome so come hit the water and ride the waves!""""Sharpen your skills in the water with a customized private surf lesson in Carpinteria
From $120.00

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Clothing needs in Bakersfield, CA

Ok, Bakersfield is called that for a reason. During the Summer it gets hot. 95 to 105 degrees hot or even hotter. This isn't a dry heat like Las Vegas has, but it isn't real humid either. You are...
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If you're planning a trip to Bakersfield during the summer months, bring tank tops, short, and flip-flops! It's mighty hot!! Also, be sure to bring some jeans and a nice shirt/blouse for dining out....
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1702 18th Street, Bakersfield, California, 93301, United States
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700 Truxton Avenue, Bakersfield, California, 93301-4817, United States
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3100 Camino Del Rio Court, Bakersfield, California, 93308, United States
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5101 California Avenue, Bakersfield, California, 93309, United States
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801 Truxtun Avenue, Bakersfield, California, 93301, United States
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4241 Chester Lane, Bakersfield, California, 93309, United States
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Kern County Museum

If you love historical buildings, then you are going to just love this place. Kern County has taken great pride and effort to preserve the history of pioneers and where they once lived. These 56...
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Kern Canyon

Self-proclaimed as "California's best kept secret" the Kern River Valley is about as close to West Virginia as you're likely to find on the West Coast. Not only is this a beautiful wilderness with...
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Historical Markers

California Historical Marker NO. 382 COLONEL THOMAS BAKER MEMORIAL - The plaque reads: In 1863 Colonel Baker, friend to all travelers, came here to found 'Bakers Field.' His motto was, 'Time will...
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Downtown

Bakersfield has a fairly large downtown, still fairly active, with some attractive old buildings. These include an old headquarters of Standard Oil of California, now a mixed office building, and the...
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Buck Owens' Crystal Palace

The museum is open during the day and in the evening if you come here for dinner and dancing. There is a small fee for museum during the day, but well worth it if you enjoy Country Music and its...
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California Living Museum C.A.L.M.

This a wonderful place to spend the day with the family. Lots of wonerful animals who are cared and loved here. The main perpuse of the museum is to education, recreation, conservation, and research....
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"Bakersfield~The Heart of the Golden State""
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"Oil, Agriculture, and Buck Owens"
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