05/19/2012 02:58 pm ET Updated May 20, 2012

California Camping: The Best Places To Breathe Some Fresh Air And Sleep Under The Stars In California (PHOTOS)

California is all that it's cracked up to be. We have oceans, cliffs, mountain peaks, deserts, sun and sand. When the folks over at Los Angeles magazine came out with this month's '52 Great Weekends' issue, we jumped up and down with glee. Sure, we've presented you with some of California's best designed hotels, but if you're looking to get a little bit closer to the earth, check out the 5 best places to camp in California below:

California Camping