Located in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountains are dozens of beautiful wineries that produce award winning vintages which rival that of Napa and Sonoma. Many of these wineries are smaller "boutique" wineries which offer award winning wines, friendly tasting rooms and picturesque views of the snow capped mountains as well as rolling hills dotted with majestic oaks. Because of the higher elevation of the Sierra's, these local wineries are able to produce wines that are vibrantly flavorful and exclusive to this area.
The American River Trail is one of the finest bike trails in California. Enjoy amazing views of the American River, the majestic oaks and the beautiful rolling hills.
Enjoy world class white water rafting on the American River, revered as one of the most popular rafting destinations in the United States.
The Sierra Nevada foothills offers some of California's most beautiful scenery. If you are looking for a leisurely scenic walk along the river or a challenging mountain hike, the Sierra Nevada foothills provides all this and more.
Nearby Folsom Lake offers the best combination of scenery, weather and recreational opportunities that mother nature has to offer. Whether it is waterskiing, fishing, boating or just sunbathing, beautiful Folsom Lake has it all.