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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.

Rocklin Favorite: Boulder Ridge Park

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

Serious Fun at El Dorado Wines Passport Weekend

El Dorado County, CA - Among the top events in Northern California, Passport Weekend is rated a "do not miss" celebration by Rocklin & Roseville Today's travel and entertainment editors.
Iowa Hill

Placer County’s Craziest Drive: Iowa Hill Road

Placer County's Most Nail-Biting, Hair Raising Ride Iowa Hill, CA - Adrenaline crazed, white knuckles, hair raising turns and simply scared out of your pants....

Lincoln Showcase: Fun, Exceptionally Done

Lincoln, CA- Under a clear and comfortably warm autumn sky, Lincoln once again rose to the occasion for the annual Lincoln Showcase
American River

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.

Moksa Brewing Up Seriously Delicious Craft Beers in Rocklin

Rocklin, CA,- Derived from the word Moksha which equates with ultimate freedom and liberation in Indian philosophy and religion, we found ourselves perched in Rocklin, California at Moksa Brewing
Grass Valley Brewing

Sierra Brewfest throws a Party Amidst Towering Pines

Nevada County Fairgrounds a Spectacular Location Grass Valley, CA- Surrounded by towering pines delivering a protective dose of shade,...

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.

Scenic Placer County to the Feather River

Tucked between California highways 70 and 99, just 20 miles or so west of Roseville, the Feather River slowly drifts through a seemingly different time and place.

Magnolia Ranch Trailhead Scenic Hiking Abounds

Coloma / Pilot Hill, CA- It was with excitement that we gladly returned along Highway 49 for a visit to the Magnolia Ranch Trailhead