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.

Black Hole of Calcutta Falls: Stroller Friendly Family Hiking

Auburn, CA - The Black Hole of Calcutta Falls trails might just have your family breaking out their hiking shoes.

GoatHouse Brewing: Beer Tasting in the Country

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

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
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

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.
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.
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.

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.

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.

Quarry Park in Rocklin: A Jewel of South Placer

Rocklin, CA- Rocklin has hit one out of the park. With blue skies, temperatures in the 70's and warm sun permeating the air, city officials and local residents converged at the new Quarry Park