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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.

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.

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.
Sunset Whitney Recreation Area

Sunset Whitney Recreation Area

Rocklin treasure, a golden opportunityRocklin, CA- Sunset Whitney Recreation Area in Rocklin is now open. A golf course...
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.
Knee Deep Brewing

Knee Deep Brewing Superb Craft Beers in Auburn

Auburn, CA- Following years of informal, blind taste tests using top rated beers (Beer Advocate) from around California and world; Knee Deep Brewing Company's beers

GoatHouse Brewing: Beer Tasting in the Country

Lincoln, CA - Goathouse Brewing, a converted barn for beer lovers and country explorers in Lincoln, CA.
Hidden Falls

7 Reasons You Love Placer County

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

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
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.
Sequoia Trees

Placer County Big Trees Grove

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