On my way to sunny California
On my way to spend
Another sunny day

Water, water get yourself
In the cool, clear, water
The sun shines brightly
Down on Penny's place
The sun shines brightly
Down on the bay

The air's so clean
It'll just take your mind away
Take your mind away
Take your mind away

Have you ever been south of Monterey
Barrancas carve the coast line
And the chaparral flows to the sea
Neath waves of golden sunshine

And have you ever
Been north of Morro Bay
The south coast plows the sea
And the people there
Are of the breed
They don't need electricity

Water, water, cool cascades
Of clear, clear water
The sun dance final scene
Sets the hills ablaze
Horizon edges quick up
The mountain's way

Have you ever
Been down Salinas way
Where Steinbeck found the valley
And he wrote about it the way it was
In his traveling's with Charley

And have you ever walked
Down through the sycamores
Where the farmhouse used to be
There the monarch's
Autumn journey ends on
A windswept cyprus tree

Water, water
Get yourself in that
Get yourself in that
Get yourself in that
Cool, clear, water
The sun shines brightly
Down on Penny's place
Get yourself in that water

The air's so clean that
It just takes your mind away
Take your mind away
Take your mind away

Have you ever been to a festival
The Big Sur congregation
Where Country Joe will do his show
And he'd sing about liberty

And the people there
In the open air
One big family
Yeah, the people there
Love to sing and share
Their new found liberty
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California Saga (On My Way To Sunny Californ-i-a) Lyrics

Beach Boys – California Saga (On My Way To Sunny Californ-i-a) Lyrics