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.

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:

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?