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There’s nothing better than breathing fresh air and getting in touch with nature. State parks, botanical gardens, trails, lakes, and farms are exactly the place to do it – and this area is full of them.

Take a look at all the options within driving distance – you’ll be surprised at how close your next adventure is. We provide the driving directions, but the sunscreen’s on you!
Bakersfield Scuba
Bakersfield Scuba

(661) 836-3337

1918 G Street
Bakersfield, CA 93301   Directions

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Dive into the world of Bakersfield Scuba for underwater adventure. Young and old are invited to float with these certified divers, who teach participants all the skills they'll need for a successful dive. Underwater adventures with the company allow explorations of shipwrecks and a closer look at underwater wonders.

California Living Museum
California Living Museum

(661) 872-2256

10500 Alfred Harrell Hwy
Bakersfield, CA 93306   Directions

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Calm your wild interest at the California Living Museum, known by locals as CALM, the state's premier native zoo and garden. Discover a wild kingdom adventure teeming with animals, plants, fossils, artifacts, and attractions ready to capture a wild amount of respect for all living things through education, recreation, and conservation.

Kern River Fly Fishing
Kern River Fly Fishing

(760) 376-2040

11301 Kernville Rd
Kernville, CA 93238   Directions

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Cast away at Kern River Fly Fishing. Hook up on a seven-day outdoor pack trip, complete with your personal fly fishing guide, all meals, and more. Get ready to cast a line and catch plenty of Golden Trout, Kern River Rainbow Trout, Brown Trout and more.

Kern River Parkway Trail
Kern River Parkway Trail

(661) 326-3000

Bakersfield, CA

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Cyclists peddle together outdoors on the Kern River Parkway Trail in Bakersfield. Locals know the Kern River Parkway is a scenic riparian trail, traveling 30 miles through the city. Skirted by the Kern River, the trail is one of the most popular for exercise and recreation like cycling, walking, jogging, and rollerblading.

Mountain & River Adventures Rafting & Camping
Mountain & River Adventures Rafting & Camping

(800) 861-6553

15775 Sierra Way
Kernville, CA 93238   Directions

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Master the outdoors at Kern River Rafting. The company started with a few boats, a handful of guides, an old yellow van, and a big bad dream. Today, outdoor enthusiasts can book customizable, fun, and thrilling rafting, mountain biking, rock climbing, and winter sports adventures with a highly trained group of adventure professionals.

Wind Wolves Preserve
Wind Wolves Preserve

(661) 858-1115

16019 Maricopa Hwy
Bakersfield, CA 93311   Directions

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Nature lovers love the Wind Wolves Preserve. Discover an ecologically unique region brimming with miles and miles of seasonal wildflowers, abundant wildlife and outdoor beauty. Bring your family and friends to hike, bike, picnic, and camp at a preserve that travels across California's Transverse Ranges, Coast Ranges, Sierra Nevada, western Mojave Desert, and San Joaquin Valley.

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