California's Mount Whitney measures as the highest peak in the lower 48 states.
Its most famous climb is Mount Whitney Trail to the 14,495 feet summit.
State Nickname: Golden State, State Flower: Golden Poppy. State Motto: Eureka (
I have found it), State Bird: California Valley Quail. State Song: “I Love You, ...
Official state symbols of California - State Amphibian, State Animal, State Bird,
State Colors, State Dance, State Fife and Drum Band, State Fish, State Flag,
California Facts: did you know that... 1 out of every 8 Americans is from California
Resources and activities for school age children on the state of California.
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State symbol information was obtained from various non-Census Bureau
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California. State of California. ORIGIN OF STATE NAME: Probably from the
mythical island California in a 16th-century romance by Garci Ordónez de
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became the 31st state, and is now the third largest state behind Alaska and