Traveling the California Missions Trail is an adventure. The route represents a journey through history that begins with the footsteps of the Native Americans, traces historical expeditions, and continues today with pilgrims, hikers, and bikers enjoying the richness of the California landscapes and historical sites. Each of the counties along the 800-mile route has a rich history, inspirational landscapes, cultural attractions, a full range of accommodations, and assorted local libations. Each urban or rural stretch is a vibrant showcase of life up and down California.

  • Sonoma
  • Marin
  • San Francisco
  • Alameda
  • Santa Clara
  • Santa Cruz
  • San Benito
  • Monterey
  • San Luis Obispo
  • Santa Barbara
  • Ventura
  • Los Angeles
  • Orange
  • San Diego