May 26, 2017

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5 Favorite Calaveras Farmers Markets

Outer Aisle Photographer Nancy Page

Live Like a Local – 5 Favorite Calaveras Farmers Markets Did you know you can find organic, farm-fresh produce seven days a week in Calaveras County? Let’s take a tour, one day at a time. The second Thursday of each month, we’ll kick off with Calaveras Grown in San Andreas. Friday..

Where to Camp & Play – Memorial Weekend 2017

Vallecito Flea Market 2017 - Kaedence Eaton

From upscale silent film showings to grammy award winning live music–there is a lot going on this Memorial Weekend. While some of our classic outdoor Memorial Weekend  go-to’s are closed for the 2017 season, (such as Utica, Union, and Spicer) with the wild and crazy 2016-2017 winter, wildflowers are going off..

Let’s Eat! 7 Family Friendly Restaurants in Angels Camp

Kid Friendly Restaurants in Angels Camp for Frog Jump Weekend

Finding food can be a challenge on rural road trips–unless of course you’re visiting historic Angels Camp! Whether foodie-inclined or towing picky eaters, we’ve got you covered! Read on for the low down on where to get family friendly food throughout the quaint little town of Angels Camp this Frog Jump weekend!  ..

Frog Jump fun: Top 5 don’t-miss activities

Rosie the Ribbeter at the Calaveras Frog Jumping Jubilee in Frogtown

The Calaveras County Fair & Jumping Frog Jubilee kicks off this Thursday, May 17 and runs thru the weekend. You’re not going to want to miss these top five don’t-miss activities that make the Fair so darn unique.

Open for 2017 – Calaveras Swimming Holes and Lakes

Arnold Rim Trail via Instagrammer @vaaleriiieee

With Stanisluas National Forest road closures leading to many popular destinations (including Utica, Union,  Spicer reservoir, McKay’s Dam, Candy Rock,  and Slick Rock), we’d like to give a shout to the bounty of Calaveras by celebrating a few of the many places that are still open for water sports throughout the 2017 Calaveras summer season. From secret..

Memories to be Made in Calaveras

Fishing on the North Fork of the Stanislaus

So often our best memories of a place are from some unexpected discovery we made while visiting. Did you come to Calaveras County for a quiet mountain getaway and discover a robust music and arts scene? Perhaps you came for the Big Trees and discovered a top-notch wine industry. Traveling..

April is Bursting at the Seams

New Melones Lake Angels Camp

Just as the lakes are brimming with spring meltwater and the green fields chock full of wildflowers, the month of April is overflowing with great ways to experience Calaveras County. Read on for our top ten picks for this month – and be sure to visit our Calendar of Events..

Murphys Under-the-Radar Wine Tasting

Murphys Wine Tasting Hidden Gems

You may have visited Murphys Main Street wineries, but have you ventured out to our vineyards yet? In this video, produced by Visit California, hear from our wine makers and winery owners about what makes Calaveras wine country so special. Hint: it’s not just the wine 🙂 Get the inside..

March off the Beaten Path

Calaveras County is known for its iconic natural wonders, wineries and fun annual events that keep folks coming back for their favorites. This March, we wanted to introduce you to a handful of ideas that might be off your radar, but will almost definitely be a chance for you to..

What Happens When California Dream Eater Discovers Murphys’ The Red Apple!

California Dream Eater visits The Red Apple in Murphys California

When we heard California Dream Eater Chase Ramsey was coming for our Red Apple donuts we begged him to stay away. Hey, more donuts for us, right? Well, once we met him, we decided he was cool enough we’d be stoked to share our secret 100 year old apple stand with..

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