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Hike to Diamond Fork (Fifth Water) Hot Springs

When you hike out to Diamond Fork aka Fifth Water hot springs, get ready for an amazing experience! The lower fall is visible from the main pool.

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Swim at the Thousand Steps Pools

Driving down PCH southbound. Park at 9th street Laguna beach. You'l descend 219 stairs to be exact (feels like a 1,000). Once on the beach head to your left (south) until you come across a cave.

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Hike to Donut Falls

The TrailFollow the trail for just a little bit and when it forks, stay to the left and you will arrive to Donut Falls.

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Explore Muir Woods National Monument

While there are other, less crowded redwood groves in the Bay Area, Muir Woods National Monument is easily one of the best.

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Hike to Goldmyer Hot Springs

Goldmyer Hot Springs is a beautiful little gem nestled within the wilderness of the stunning Cascade Mountains.

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Explore the Presidio's Hidden Treasures

Tucked into a corner of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area is the Presidio, a beautiful little oasis of forests, beaches, and sweeping views that locals love.

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Hike Many Pools

To get there, drive about .8 miles east of the smaller tunnel on the Zion-Mt. Carmel highway. There will be a place to pull out and park on a large turn.

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Clifftop Camping & Hot Springs in Big Sur

Campsite: There is nothing quite like driving or biking along US-1, the Pacific Coast Highway.

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