Usually, when you think of mountains in Northern California, amazing peaks like Mount Shasta, Mount Lassen, or the Siskiyou Mountains come to mind. Our region definitely has its fair share of towering mountain ranges. But did you know Northern California is also home to what is considered “the smallest mountain range in the world”? The Sutter Buttes Mountain Range “mountains” may be small, but they sure are beautiful. And they are definitely worth at least a quick visit if you find yourself in the area.

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Have you ever been to the Sutter Buttes Mountain Range? If so, what did you think? Were they really small but mighty? We’d love to read about your experience in the comments section below and see your picturesque photos! You can learn more about them on the California Department of Parks and Recreation website.

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