11-year-old is youngest winner ever in Catfish Derby

11-year-old is youngest winner of the Catfish Derby netting the $4,000 grand prize

Replanting trees and bringing back trails

Friends of Boggs Mountain (FOBM) took the lead in collaboration with CAL FIRE in establishing a new trail system with a focus on multi-use. Starting with some legacy trails that will closely parallel a few of the trails that existed prior to the fire, the group will plan and build a new system of trails that will be designed to accommodate all user groups. Individuals from our hiking, equestrian and mountain biking communities will take part in establishing a trail system that offers each user group the experience they are seeking.

Fishing Report – The Bite in May

FIshing Clear Lake in May, 2017 and reporting on the bite with Bob Myskey.

Lake County Olive Oil: A healthy start and a great finish

While Northern California’s award-winning wine growing region of Lake County is making a name for itself in winegrape growing and high-quality wine production, olive oil is another product that comes from the fertile ground of this rural tourism destination. Several local producers have a variety of olive oils that are organically grown and processed right in Lake County. In fact, olive oil is such a significant product in Lake County there’s an annual festival in April just for this wonderful delight.

Lake County toasts success at Chronicle Awards

Lake County wineries take home the gold – and double gold – and best in class – at the San Francisco Chronicle wine competition.

A Geocaching Treasure in Lake County

A quirky new outdoor game has become a worldwide cult hit. It’s called geocaching, and it is catching on in a big way in northern California wine country’s Lake County.

Clear Lake Shore Offers Great Fishing

With the temporary boating ban on Clear Lake, shore fishing has become a hugely popular sport with incredible catches of crappie, bass and catfish.

Celebrating a Happy and Healthy Vacation

A lot of people are considering healthy vacation ideas this time of year and the Northern California wine country region of Lake County is a perfect choice for this. With the cleanest air in California and a rich abundance of outdoor activities, a trip to Lake County may be the perfect vacation fitness plan.

Lake County Bundles Up a Flurry of Winter Fun

Winter is a cool time of year to visit northern California wine country, as the mild climate keeps this region comfy and lush with temperate conditions.

A Celebration of the New Year

Lake County is the perfect destination – our award-winning wines, clean air and unspoiled natural beauty along with a variety of cool celebrations to ring in the New Year. Now is the perfect time to plan your Lake County getaway.