Yuba City Astronomical Observatory
Yuba City, CA
The Yuba City Astronomical Observatory is a wonderful place for visitors of all ages. The observatory is owned and operated by a family trust and located south of the city near the Sutter Buttes Mountain Range. Visitors will be impressed with the entire facility. There is one nine foot dome for the brilliant scientists who study astronomy. There is also an 11 inch Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope. The focused study using the observatory includes planetary, deep sky, NEO studies, photometry, and astrophotography. The observatory is operated by a trustee appointed by the family. The facilities were established in September of 2010. The staff at the observatory hosts star parties in order to get the people in the community to be excited about the sky above them at night. They focus is on providing educational programs for members of the community. All the members of the community and visitors are welcome to these special events.
Napa Valley Expo RV Park
Nestled between Napa Valley and Sonoma Valley Wine regions, the Napa Valley Expo is the perfect base camp as you explore the tastes of the region. There are many unique wineries and specialty shops nearby. If you would like to learn how to make your own wine and beer then you could take a few lessons from Napa Fermentation Supplies. Everything here is within a 55 mile radius. For the kids you can visit Six Flags, Oakland Zoo, and for the rest of the crowd San Francisco, Sacramento and Infineon Raceway are within reach. This park is a great destination in your RV rental since the roads and pads are wide and easy to access.
Travelhome RV Park
Yuba City, CA
The Travelhome RV Park in Yuba City, California is a great place for travelers with recreational vehicles in northern California. The park is centrally located in the city with easy access to shopping, entertainment, and restaurants. Travelers will enjoy the nicely landscaped area with lovely trees and flowers. Travelers will also appreciate the access to outstanding attractions in this part of California. The park has spaces for short term and long term visitors. The owners of the park take an active role in operating the park for the benefit of all park residents. Their presence on the scene results in immediate problem solving and continuous improvements. They are enthusiastic RVers, so they know what is important for successful travel in an RV. The park has 35 spaces with full hook-ups including some for pull-throughs. The sites for back-in vehicles have 50 amp service. The laundry room is carefully maintained and cleaned. Showers and restrooms are available for overnight guests.
Auburn Gold Country RV Park
Auburn Gold Country RV Park near Rocklin, California is in the heart of historic country. People from around the world descended on this part of the country searching for gold during the rush. The weather in this campground is almost always ideal, so campers will be able to enjoy the great outdoors. This area has a rich history that campers will find fascinating. The park is close to Highways 49 and 89, so it is easy to get to interesting attractions. The park itself has many amenities and attractions. Most of the sites have 50 amp electrical service and free WiFi service. The park has large RVsites and resort style amenities. The pool and spa are heated to the perfect temperature. In addition, there is a playground, basketball court, and onsite fishing pond. The clubhouse has recently been remodeled making it a comfortable retreat for people camping in the park. Intriguing attractions are nearby including Sutter?s Mill and the state Capitol.
Folsom Lake State Park
The world famous Folsom Lake offers a ton of RV camping options along the scenic shores. As a bonus the American River trail ends here allowing you to hop on the bikes and ride a paved multi-use trail all the way down into Sacramento (just not that down part because it is uphill all the way back!) RV sites are available both with and without hookups so if you want to save some money on a campsite get a RV rental with a generator and book a primitive site.
Crocker Art Museum
The first public art museum founded in the Western United States, today it's one of the most important art museums in California. Permanent fine art collections, and pieces from around the world such as Amazonian ceramics and African and Oceanic art. Year round there are many educational opportunities, performances and events such as the Crocker Ball. Even the building where the Crocker museum is located is a work of art, considered a California Historical Landmark forming part of the National Register of Historical Places.
Hannah Nicole Vineyards and Winery
Hannah Nicole Vineyards and Winery is a fun outing in Brentwood, California. The staff at the facilities are experts in growing grapes and producing fine wines. They are ready to take guests on a great tour of all of their facilities. In the wine tasting rooms, guests will have the chance to sample five wines from their menu. Individuals and groups of two to seven people do not need an appointment. Groups of eight or more should call or email to make a reservation. Guests on one of the tours often receive special prices on the wine. This location is also a great place for a picnic in a peaceful setting. Guests can bring a group to the Diablo Gazebo with a bottle of Hannah Nicole Wine and their picnic foods. The staff at the winery is ready to help plan special events such as weddings or birthday parties in their beautiful facilities.
California State Railroad Museum
The California State Railroad Museum complex consists of six original, reconstructed, and new buildings. Over 225,000 square feet of total exhibit space, there are many things you can learn about the unique past and culture of the West. Many interactive exhibits demonstrate the importance of railroads in everyday life. The 21 restored locomotives include a Pullman style sleeping car and a Railway Post Office that visitors can actually board.