Placer County is a great place to live and recreate in California. Whether you are in The Valley, The Gold Country, or The High Sierra Region, this county has a rich and diverse culture and geography. This tremendous diversity offers some fantastic outdoor recreational opportunities for residents and visitors alike. From the beauty and majesty of Lake
Tahoe and the surrounding forests to the manicured greens at the golf courses., there is an abundance of opportunities for your recreational
needs. Boating, skiing, and sailing at Lake Tahoe or Folsom Lake; winter skiing in the Sierra Nevada mountains; whitewater rafting, kyacking, or fishing at the river. Explore the outdoors with some great walking, hiking, and biking trails in the mountains and visit the majestic waterfalls or enjoy a picnic and peaceful sunset along the gentle trails of the lowland hills and valley. Of course, there are always the well manicured greens of the many golf courses throughout the county.
Besides the beauty of its nature, Placer County offers other great opportunities for recreation as well. Enjoy the excitement of Thunder Valley Casino Resort in Lincoln. This first class hotel, spa, and casino offers 24/7 gambling activity, highly rated restaurants, and hosts world class entertainment. Roseville offers the expansive Galleria Mall and the Fountains with many high-end luxury shopping and restaurants and entertainment venues. Explore the many antique shops of Roseville, Lincoln, Newcastle, and Auburn. If outdoor shopping is your preferred style, visit the many open-air markets, including Denios Farmer's Market and Swap Meet - Northern California's largest.
Placer County is host to many local events and attractions that can enhance and enrich your lifestyle. The City of Lincoln is home to the National Ceramic Exhibit and the annual America's Clayfest presented by the Arts League of Lincoln at the world re-known Gladding McBean Pottery. There are several venues with great community theater, art galleries, and music festivals and concerts for your entertainment. You can even explode your taste buds in the areas numerous wineries, Lincoln's Wine Fest and Auburn's Wine and Food Festival. And don't forget to visit the many museums and historical sites throughout the county.
Placer County - a wonderful place to call home! Located within minutes to Sacramento, it is nearby to the Sacramento International Airport, The Sacramento Kings NBA team, the internationally re-known Sacramento Music Festival, The Music Circus, and other world class musical and theatrical performances.