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.

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.

Hangtown Music Festival: Circus for All Ages

Friendly spirits float into Hangtown Placerville, CA- A pulsing spectrum of light, writhing processions of dance and breakout jam sessions along with fun surprises lurked...

Placer County Big Trees Grove

Giant Sequoia Trees reside in Placer County Tucked off the beaten path in Tahoe National Forest just off Mosquito Ridge Road lies one of Placer...

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

Placer County’s Craziest Drive: Iowa Hill Road

Placer County's Most Nail-Biting, Hair Raising Ride Iowa Hill, CA - An adrenaline-rush, white knuckle journey is what one can expect on their way up...

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

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.

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

The Brass Tap in Rocklin: Craft Beer Fun with a Twist

Rocklin, CA - When we heard about the recent grand opening of The Brass Tap in Rocklin with a rotating list of 48 carefully selected beers, our craft beer research team

The Village at Palisades Tahoe Serves Up World Class Fun

Spring and Winter Duel at Palisades Tahoe in Placer County Olympic Valley, CA- Sipping a frosty IPA, soaking up a few rays of the noonday...

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