11 Hidden Places In Northern California Only Locals Know About

The stunning sights in Northern California draw tourists from all over the world. We can’t deny that these spots are just gorgeous, but they’re often crowded. For a little change of pace, head to one of these hidden, under-appreciated places where you can find some peace, quiet and beauty.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life. While we continue to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, please take proper precautions or add them to your bucket list to see at a later date. If you know of a local business that could use some extra support during these times, please nominate them here: onlyinyourstate.com/nominate

What’s your favorite place to go that only locals know about? Share ’em with us in the comments.

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