Calaveras Gold Country Golf Itinerary

Southern Gold Country Golf Itinerary Home to multiple golf courses, set in spectacular scenery, the Gold Country is a wonderful place to tee up. Pair your golfing trip with historic Gold Rush towns, great wine and food and you’re on to a winning combination. Here we offer a 5-day golfing itinerary through Southern Gold Country. … Continued

Calaveras Golf Adventure Itinerary

6-Day Calaveras Golf Adventure Itinerary – Self Drive Discover the vast year-round adventures of California’s Sierra Foothills on a fun golf and adventure 6-day, self-driving tour. Calaveras County, in the heart of California’s historic Gold Country, is dotted with charming, historic towns like Angels Camp, Murphys and Mokelumne Hill. With five championship golf courses at varying … Continued

A golfer’s paradise hidden in the foothills

There are 5 scenic golf courses in Calaveras that are all worth the visit. If you only have a weekend, here is the perfect itinerary so you can make the most of your visit with a day of golf, an afternoon of art, great food and lodging options near the green.

Calaveras Holiday Shopping Guide: 2022

Bring a little small town charm into your holiday shopping experience this year with Calaveras’ Christmas celebrations.  Our down home tree-lightings, lighted Christmas parades, craft fairs, and historic downtown shopping events serving complimentary warm beverages and fresh baked goods will get you in the holiday spirit of giving and generosity. And don’t miss your chance to say hello to Santa and Mrs. Claus.

Holiday Events and Meals in Calaveras

For such a small county, we sure do celebrate big! From Big Trees to big hearts, Calaveras loves the holidays! Read on for some of the fun things to do and charming ways to celebrate the holidays with us in Calaveras.  

Calaveras County History

Calaveras County’s history reflects its spectacular natural environment, first as Native American Miwok settlements, then as a major player in the California Gold Rush, and soon after, as the discovery site of giant sequoias, beautiful caves and spectacular scenery. Calaveras County History: Mokelumne Hill Founded in 1848, “Moke Hill”, as the locals call it, was … Continued

Independence Day, Fireworks, and More 4th of July Fun

Here in Calaveras, we take Independence Day very seriously. That’s why we start our Independence Day celebrations early—in June to be exact. Read on to find all of the best parades and fireworks in Calaveras for 4th of July celebrations throughout the county.

Swimming Holes and Hidden Lakes

From secret swimming holes, to hundreds of acres of open water, Calaveras is rich in water sports. Whether you’re looking to fish, swim, kayak camp, SUP, or fly down the water on your watercraft of choice, Calaveras knows how to keep the heat in check.