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These 10 Charming General Stores In Northern California Will Make You Feel Nostalgic

Northern California was once a place of pioneers and gold rush forty-niners. Those were the days when you lived off the land and were thrilled to have a general store in town. There are some things that have never changed. Check out a few places that have still kept their doors open over the years and a few more that just have what it takes to be loved as the town general store.

Take a few minutes and mosey on through a few of these when you check out the town. It’s like stepping back in time. Better yet, bring along a few friends and enjoy lunch or a local park. Make a day of it! Which general store is your favorite?

Joanne Kraft
Joanne is a fourth-generation Northern Californian. She knows good sour dough bread when she tastes it and understands the best parts of the Golden State are nowhere near Los Angeles.