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Tide pools in Laguna Beach

A group of students check out the tide pools at sunset in south Laguna Beach. Nearly 40% of all domestic visitors to the state last year took part in at least one type of outdoor activity while in California, according to statistics released this month by the California Travel and Tourism Commission.Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times