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.

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 & 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

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

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

Top 5 Reasons We Love Auburn

Exciting Destination to Explore in Placer County Auburn, CA- You might be surprised at just how many local residents in South Placer County have never...

The Village at Squaw Valley Serves Up World Class Fun

Olympic Valley, CA- Squaw Valley is just up the road and another reason to love all that Placer County offers in any season.

Placer County Wine Trail: Wise Villa Winery

Placer County Wine Trail: Today's adventure is Wise Villa Winery in Lincoln, CA.

Top 7 Reasons We Love Roseville

Placer County's Largest City, a Great Place To Live Roseville, CA- There's good reason Placer County is the fastest growing county in California. Roseville is...

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

Lake Francis: Family Friendly Getaway

If a little R&R is on your mind, look no further than the tiny, but enjoyable Lake Francis Resort tucked away in the quiet community of Dobbins, CA.