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Sierras and Gold Country Vacation and Travel Guide

The articles below will help you decide where to go and what to do when you visit the Sierras and Gold Country area. You can also check out our California vacation articles for a more general discussion of the state’s abundant travel adventures, activities and amenities.

Sierras and Gold Country Vacation Ideas

It's almost difficult to know where this Sierras and Gold Country vacation and travel guide should begin with all...

Gold Country Tourist Attractions

This idyllic area’s “Mother Lode” nickname pays tribute to its history as a top gold-producing region, but it could also...

Gold Country Wineries

When you speak of California wines, most people think of the Napa-Sonoma Wine Country. What they often don't...

Sierras & Gold Country Museums

As you will quite likely quickly notice, the common denominator between all the Sierras and Gold Country museums...

Lake Tahoe Tourist Information

As the 20th century unfolded, so did this area’s popularity as a tourist destination, fueled initially by its natural...

Lake Tahoe Tourist Attractions

No matter the season, Lake Tahoe’s pristine beauty makes it an ideal destination for your California vacation...

Yosemite Vacation Guide

Set aside as a National Park in 1890 and designated a World Heritage Site in 1984, Yosemite National Park is known...

Planning Your Gold Country Vacation or Getaway

The discovery of gold at Sutter’s Mill near Coloma triggered the Gold Rush of 1849, a momentous period for...