Take Highway 49 Through Northern California For An Incredible 125-Mile Scenic Adventure That Ends In Paradise

It’s no secret that Northern California has some incredible scenery. The region is not only beautiful; it’s also full of history. This region was transformed in the mid-1800s by the famous California Gold Rush that truly changed the future of the state. If you’re looking for magnificent windshield views and a route full of historical sites, it doesn’t get any better than Highway 49. You’ll pass through some of the most gorgeous scenery in the state, and also drive through quite a few charming mining towns along the way. Prepare your playlist, grab some snacks, and fill up your tank: you’re about to embark upon one of the best road trips in Northern California.

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Well: what are you waiting for? This magical road trip will take you through one of the most scenic drives in Northern California, and finishing up at Yosemite is the cherry on top. The journey down Highway 49 is a truly perfect road trip in NorCal, so pack your bags and hit the road!