Clear Your Head at Clear Lake

Clear Lake in Lake County is a big puddle of blue on the map about 75 miles north of Santa Rosa. For DogTrekkers, it and nearby Blue Lakes offer a diverse range of getaway options, from luxury resorts to funky cabins and many campgrounds.

Lake County Dining Guide, Part 1

Casual & Cheap Eats From barbecue and burgers to grain bowls with fresh greens, Lake County, California keeps it real with a solid array of cheap eats. Our culinary scene is blooming with upscale options too, but this week’s focus is on lunch spots and quick dinners after a day on the lake. Richmond Park… Read more »

Celebrate the 4th of July
in Lake County!

Join our week-long celebration of independence in Lake County, California. Since the 4th of July falls midweek this year, we’ve rounded up some of the best summer events and activities on either side of the holiday, and a few special ones on the big day itself.

Soak up the Camp Vibes at Clear Lake State Park

National parks may get all of the attention from Instagram celebrities and travel magazines, but our state parks are at the heart of local California adventure. Check out Clear Lake State Park this summer for a fuss-free lakeside getaway without traffic jams, lottery systems, or impossible campground reservations. Clear Lake State Park is located on… Read more »

Plan an Affordable Family Vacation in Lake County This Summer

With school letting out, many parents are planning their summer getaways, but sadly, family travel can conjure up visions of costly activities, long lines, and undue stress.  Ditch the drama this summer with a visit to laid-back Lake County for an affordable family adventure that focuses on fun. By Gina Teichert Photo: Big Rick Stuart… Read more »

Kick Off Summer in Lake County CA!

Get to know the casual side of Wine Country and kick off summer in style with the welcoming folks of Lake County, California. From a patriotic parade honoring our military to thrilling watersports, we’re gearing up for an All-American summer. The weather’s fine, jump on in! Hit The Water! Nothing ushers in the start of… Read more »

Fun Things to Do in Lake County

The hills around our lakes are a brilliant green, the vines are budding furiously, and the fish are jumping as we head into the spring and summer event season in Lake County. Looking for fun things to do when you visit Lake County? Here’s a roundup of some of our favorite coming events in May… Read more »

‘Pear-adise’ In Lake County

Celebrating our region’s prolific pear production and rich agricultural heritage.

Lake County: A Birder’s Paradise

Northern California’s Lake County offers one of the top bird watching experiences on the West Coast. Its varied geography, from wetland marshes, grasslands, mudflats, high valleys, scrublands, and a variety of trees and lakes, help make this NorCal region a true Birder’s Paradise. Lake County is a major resource for birds living in and traveling… Read more »

The Geysers: A Hot Time in Lake County

If you are searching for a ‘hot time’ in Lake County, look no further than The Calpine Geothermal Visitor Center and Exhibit Hall. It’s one of the more unique attractions in Northern California’s Lake County. Located in the quaint hamlet of Middletown, nestled in the Mayacamas Mountains, the Exhibit Hall is full of interactive, exciting,… Read more »