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.

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...

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...

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.

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.

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

Lincoln Hike: Wilson Park to Coyote Pond

Lincoln, CA- It's in Lincoln and the answer is hiking Wilson Park to Coyote Pond.

Hiking Avery’s Pond Trail in Placer County

Newcastle, CA- On a Tuesday morning, with a balmy, sunny 80+ degrees in the forecast and a few hours of early morning work already completed, the outdoors beckoned.

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.

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.

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