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Indoor Activities – Explore the Great Indoors in Calaveras

With so much to do outside, it can be easy to overlook all of the memorable things Calaveras has to offer indoors. From charming historic downtowns throughout the region, national award winning wine tasting rooms, Gold Rush museums, family owned shops, art galleries, live theater, award-winning restaurants, and more, the indoors leave a lot to explore in Calaveras County. Read …

Where to Cool Off in Calaveras County

California summers can get hotter than heck out there, between trips to the high country and hunting down hidden swimming holes throughout the area find 9 quick ways to cool off in Calaveras County this summer. 1. Cool Off in Calaveras – Head Underground with Calaveras Caves Did you know Calaveras has more caves than any county in California? From …

Memorial Day Ideas

Here at the Calaveras Visitors Bureau, we love hearing the different ways that locals and visitors alike choose to commemorate this important day through family traditions or in starting new traditions. If you and your family have a Memorial Day tradition that is important to you, we would love to hear about it in the comments below. For many of …

Valentine’s Romance – Calaveras on 3 Budgets

We’re all about the cozy romantic adventures here in Calaveras County, and February is the perfect time to experience a romantic adventure with your special someone. Looking for something fun to do this Valentine’s Day? We’ve got you covered! Whether traveling solo with your favorite bestie, or getting romantic with that special someone, snuggle in to find your own Valentine’s romance option …

Let’s #MoveMore this New Year!

Have you committed to the January Move More Challenge? There may be a gentle mountain chill in the air, but that’s no excuse to stay indoors! Start the year off right by meeting your January Move More challenge with our top tips for super fun, easy, and accessible activities throughout Calaveras county to keep you moving through January and beyond. Insider’s …

Halloween Fun: Family-Friendly Events in Calaveras

Did someone say pumpkin smash? Details below. Looking for spook-tacular Halloween fun throughout Calaveras this weekend? Whether spooky, laid back, or kooky, our classic Calaveras Fall events include a wide range of fun. You can find a complete list of Halloween weekend events on our on-line calendar of Calaveras events, or enjoy this list of highlighted Halloween fun from around the …

Kid-Friendly Family Vacations: Kid-Friendly Family Vacations

Great Memory-Making Trips Happen in Kid-Friendly Calaveras It’s not hard to make great family memories on a Calaveras getaway. Whether you’re looking for cultural or outdoor experiences, there’s plenty here to keep the kids happy, engaged and talking about their trip for years to come. Use our kid-friendly icon on any of our listings to see the best places to bring children, including family-friendly …

Attractions: Attractions

There’s so much to see and do in Calaveras that it can be hard to decide what attractions to include in your getaway. That’s why we’ve put together this handy guide to hitting the highlights. Don’t want to miss anything? See the full list of attractions in the entire county and beyond. Calaveras Top Attractions: 1. Calaveras Big Trees State …

Outdoor Recreation: Outdoor Recreation

Calaveras outdoor recreation is a year-round adventure. With a four-seasons wilderness destination in the High Sierra, and huge, beautiful, Sierra-fed lakes in the Gold Country region with endless wildlife viewing, fishing, hiking, and biking, Calaveras is a spectacular outdoor recreation destination. As always, when recreating in Calaveras County’s beautiful environments, please follow our Hop Lightly guidelines to help keep these …

Festivals & Events: Festivals & Events

There’s no shortage of festivals and events in Calaveras. Check out our online calendar find out what’s happening today. Here’s a full list of all annual events in the entire county. You can also see the top annual events that happen in each of our towns by visiting their individual festivals & events pages: Angels Camp | Arnold area | …

Happy Kids on Vacation: Happy Kids on Vacation

Kid’s Caving Expedition Probably one of the absolute coolest adventures your kids will never forget, is the Mammoth Cave Expedition at California Cavern. Available for ages 8 and up, the trip takes you and your kids on a thrilling wild cave exploration with only cave helmet lights to light the way. Climb, crawl and squirm through this fascinating and deliciously …

Vallecito Area: Mount Zion Vacation Cottages

Located in historic Vallecito, opposite Moaning Cavern Adventure Park, Mount Zion Vacation Cottages are set within the Mount Zion Biblical Garden on 217 privately owned acres set aside as a organic sanctuary for people and animals. The garden cottages are a home away from home and furnished for comfort and pleasure. Enjoy the view of flowers and wildlife amongst mountain …