14 Incredible Places In Northern California That Will Bring Out The Explorer In You

It’s no surprise to us Northern Californians that we live in a beautiful place, but that doesn’t mean we don’t need to be reminded of it every once in a while! Whether these places inspire you to appreciate what’s out there in your own back yard or to pick up some old outdoor hobbies, we guarantee they will stoke that passion for adventure that is burning inside each and every one of us.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

What are your favorite places to explore here in Northern California? Large or small, it’s amazing to see what adventures people get up to in this incredible state!