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11 Strange Spots In Northern California That Will Make You Stop And Look Twice

Northern California is perfect for road trips because of all the fascinating things we have to look at along the drive. Sometimes we’ll come across an incredible natural wonder, other times it’s a quirky small town statue that’s been loved for generation after generation. In either case, here are a few things that will always make you do a double take.

How many of these places have you seen in person? What else would you add to the list?

Jill S.
Jill is a freelance writer from a small Northern California town and lives in the Sierra Nevada mountains. If you have an idea for an Only In Northern California story, email her at