05/05/2016 16:44 BST | Updated 05/05/2016 16:44 BST

Make Like A Californian And Surf (Skate, Swim Or Ski)

Experience the real Californian lifestyle by joining in on a sporting activity.

Californians love nothing more than being active in the great outdoors, and they offer plenty of opportunities to join in with them. We've rounded up the best places to surf, swim, skate, ski and more - just like the locals do it. From surfing the waves in Santa Cruz and flyboarding on Big Bear Lake, to whitewater rafting on the American River and wild swimming on Lake Tahoe, here's how you can really make like a Californian.

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