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13 Under The Radar Day Trip Destinations In Northern California You’ve Never Heard Of

Northern California is so well loved, some of its more popular destinations have a tendency to feel loved to death. Luckily for those of us who love exploring the northern half of the Golden State, there are plenty of places left to discover. Here are a few of our favorite destinations that are a little off the beaten path and less likely to be crowded if you are interested in visiting them this summer.

What are your favorite destinations on this list? What would you add that we might have missed?

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 jsanford@onlyinyourstate.com.