Local Travel

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.

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.

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
Hangtown Music Festival Night

Hangtown Music Festival: Circus for All Ages

Friendly spirits float into HangtownPlacerville, CA- A pulsing spectrum of light, writhing processions of dance and breakout...
Kings Beach

Kings Beach at North Lake Tahoe offers Cool Escape

Kings Beach, CA- If your budget or time is tight this summer, staying cool in Placer County is as simple as a quick drive up the hill to North Lake Tahoe.

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.
Hidden Falls

7 Reasons You Love Placer County

Roseville, CA- A glut of grandeur, a surfeit of sunshine, and a plethora of possibilities.
Cronan Ranch 2020

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.