Best Off-Highway Drives in California

This list represents the most popular off-highway drives in California. Use this list to plan your next California off-highway drives trip. Select a state and/or activity below to find even more top trails.

One of the most spectacular wildflower displays I have ever witnessed was found one April ...
There are many pullouts from which to enjoy the great vistas as you travel along a high ...
A remote east-west drive on a county-maintained road through rugged mountains between ...
This moderate trail is only a short distance from San Bernardino, making it an easy day ...
This long, easy-going trail follows a winding route through San Bernardino National Forest ...
A gorgeous drive along a high, winding ridgeline that culminates at a fire lookout with ...
There are many beautiful lakes and meadows, as well as vistas of the Mokelumne Wilderness. ...
Spectacular, though paved, drive up to and along the crest of the Santa Ynez Mountains; ...
Rubicon Trail is a hiking trail in El Dorado County, California. It is within Eldorado ...
Start of trail is a long drive from any direction but the scenery is superb. Highways ...
A wonderful drive through coastal forest complete with moss-draped trees, ferns and gurgling ...
Beautiful, scenic valley surrounded by wilderness areas. Remote location keeps traffic ...
This is one of the most unique and exciting OHV parks in the state. Trails are provided ...
You will edge along beautiful canyons and mountainsides that are still recovering from ...
Most tourists reach Bodie Ghost Town (Bodie State Historic Park) via paved Highway 270. ...
A premier hardcore trail. First-time users should consider driving this trail during the ...
When the smog permits, the old lookout atop 8,013-foot Frazier Mountain provides panoramic ...
One of the main features of this trail is the unusual and dramatic series of blowholes ...
This is a tortuous road, much along high ridges, through enchanting forest of second-growth ...
Palomar Divide Road is close enough to Los Angeles and San Diego to make an easy and scenic ...
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