Old Zinfandel grapevines run deep in this beautiful region of California, with wine-making here dating back to the Gold Rush days of the 1850s.
Enjoy our local wineries!
Calaveras County is filled with historic towns. You can take a trip back in time. Many historic buildings are still in use!
With so much to see, we encourage you to choose a few to explore during your visit!
CAVES & GOLD PANNING
If getting underground is your thing – you will love the numerous opportunities to explore caves and gold mines in our area!
Discovery of gold in 1848 sparked the largest mass migration in U.S. history, with more than 300,000 pioneers heading west.
Don’t miss a stop at the Angels Camp Museum – home to one of the largest collections of wagons and antique carriages in the world.
There are plenty of museums in the area to keep you busy during your stay.
PARKS & REC
If the great outdoors is your thing – we’ve got you covered! We are a great home base for park visits.
The Sierras are a nature lover’s paradise, and there are plenty of parks in our area to fulfill your dreams of hiking, fishing, boating, picnicking, and more.
Looking for some active adventure? You will want to check out just a few of the many options in our area:
- Saddle Creek
- Forest Meadows Golf Course
- Sequoia Woods Country Club
- Mountain Springs Golf Course
- Greenhorn Creek Gold Resort
- La Contenta Golf Club