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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.

Hidden Falls, a Great Escape, but No Secret

Auburn CA -The name conjures up a remote, wilderness experience. The reality is a bit less wild and distant than one might anticipate.

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
South Yuba

South Yuba River State Park: Summer Cooldown

South Yuba River State Park provides a scenic adventure and summer escape with pricing that's hard to beat.

7 Reasons You Love Placer County

Roseville, CA- A glut of grandeur, a surfeit of sunshine, and a plethora of possibilities.

Cronan Ranch Hike offers Cool Down on the American River

Pilot Hill, CA- Not enamored with the prospect of a lengthy car ride, we turned our attention to Cronan Ranch for a new hiking adventure within an hour's drive from Roseville.

Roseville Ride: Miner’s Ravine Trail

Roseville, CA- A great place to go solo or bring the family, Miner's Ravine Trail offers a great escape for those looking to get away without the hassle or cost of a more time consuming adventure.
Produce at Famers Market

Farmers Market Schedule Placer County

Roseville, CA - As the air warms and flowers blossom, local residents take the outdoors and begin flocking to local farmers' markets.

Moonraker Brewing Company License to Chill

Auburn, CA- It's an exciting time to be a craft beer fan. The competition in California's exploding craft beer market is accelerating and Auburn has quietly become one of Northern California's

Downtown Woodland: Unexpected Treasure

Woodland, CA- On a recent Sunday afternoon, I grabbed my wife and headed off on a rather short drive to Woodland to catch an afternoon show at the Blue Note Brewing Company.
Roseville Overpass

Roseville & Rocklin: Top 10 Free Things To Do

Roseville, CA- Having a great time can get expensive. It doesn't always have to be. If you're looking to cut back or have a growing family, it's time to get a little creative