We’ve all seen those picture-perfect Christmas towns in movies, but what if you could visit one in real-life? Northern California has a ton of cute, quaint Gold Rush towns that look super festive in December. These towns make the perfect backdrop for a family day out or a date night. We love these walkable downtowns any time of year, but especially at Christmas when it feels magical. Check out our list:


Have you visited any of these towns during the month of December? What do you enjoy doing there during the Christmas season? Tell us in the comments.

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