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Follow our travel adventures in Roseville, Rocklin, Auburn and surrounding communities. Here you’ll regularly find family and solo adventures within an hour’s or so drive of Placer and Sacramento County.

Lincoln Hike: Wilson Park to Coyote Pond

Lincoln, CA- It's in Lincoln and the answer is hiking Wilson Park to Coyote Pond.

Malakoff Diggins: A Fun Step Back in Time

Nevada County, CA - Some of California State Parks don't always attract the attention they deserve.Thankfully, in the case of Malakoff Diggins State Historic Park
Sand Harbor State Park

5 places for Roseville residents to cool off this summer

Amazing summer locations abound in California Roseville, CA- The summer mercury is rising in Placer County and many residents...

Black Hole of Calcutta Falls: Stroller Friendly Family Hiking

Auburn, CA - The Black Hole of Calcutta Falls trails might just have your family breaking out their hiking shoes.

Rocklin Favorite: Boulder Ridge Park

Some parks deliver that easy, peaceful feeling. Boulder Ridge Park in Rocklin is one such park.
Sunset Whitney Recreation Area

Sunset Whitney Recreation Area

Rocklin treasure, a golden opportunity Rocklin, CA- Sunset Whitney Recreation Area in Rocklin is now open. A golf course...

GoatHouse Brewing: Beer Tasting in the Country

Lincoln, CA - Goathouse Brewing, a converted barn for beer lovers and country explorers in Lincoln, CA.
Avery's Pond Trail

Hiking Avery’s Pond Trail in Placer County

Newcastle, CA- On a Tuesday morning, with a balmy, sunny 80+ degrees in the forecast and a few hours of early morning work already completed, the outdoors beckoned.
Sequoia Trees

Placer County Big Trees Grove

Giant Sequoia Trees reside in Placer County Tucked off the beaten path in Tahoe National Forest just off Mosquito...

Nevada City Shines Best at Night

Nevada City, CA- Nevada City's charm shines more brightly at night. At least that was the takeaway following a midweek date night with my wife.