Your Official Guide to Calaveras County
In the midst of California’s charming Gold Country and spectacular High Sierra is Calaveras County. Here, mountain sports, Gold Rush history and architecture combine with charming downtown shopping and casual culinary excellence. Add to the mix our inspired winemaking and thriving arts and entertainment and the combination makes for a fantastic family adventure destination.
Ranging in altitude from close to sea level in the foothills to more than 8,000-feet at the Sierra crest, Calaveras boasts such diverse ecological and geological landscapes that it’s possible to ski in the morning and play a round of golf in the afternoon. Interesting geology extends well below ground level too, forming three show caves and a natural bridge formation.
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Weekend visitors to Calaveras County now have a great option for getting around without having to be behind the wheel. Introducing the Saturday Hopper bus service, set to go into effect July 23! The route will connect Valley Springs, San Andreas, Angels Camp and Murphys, and is perfect for folks looking to go wine tasting, […]
Once simply called “The Hill,” now Moke Hill to the locals – Mokelumne Hill is a gem of a small town brimming with Gold Rush history, charm and friendly faces. You can easily miss it if you’re traveling Highway 49 at the north end of Calaveras County and don’t turn off into historic downtown. So […]
From the rock arena at Ironstone Vineyards in Murphys to intimate classical concerts set against the granite in Bear Valley, July is full of options to catch live music out in the open. Check out our picks for outdoor concerts this month. GABA Summer concert Series – With five Saturdays in July, Cedar Center in […]
As you go in search of authentic travel experiences this summer, Calaveras County should be at the top of your list of places to visit. With a hearty mix of the great outdoors and a local food scene, rich history and homegrown entertainment, Calaveras is a prime example of why the Sierra Nevada region has […]