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.

Historic Upper Lake Enjoys Modern Revival

History runs deep in Upper Lake’s outstanding collection of hotels, restaurants and places of interest. But that history is on display even in Upper Lake’s newest and thriving hot spots. Upper Lake is experiencing a big revival with restaurants, shops and other attractions – even horse-drawn carriage rides on weekends.

Lake County Music Scene Hits the Perfect Note

The mountains really rock in Lake County, a northern California getaway about a hundred miles north of San Francisco. This high-altitude wine country region knows how to hit the right note with a noteworthy ensemble of bars, grills, brewpubs and even elegant wineries that host foot-stomping live music shows.

Lake County Artists Create Remarkable Gifts for the Holidays

Art and wine have always created a special pair together, and they pair exceptionally well in California’s northern wine country region of Lake County. Fine art goes perfectly with fine wine, and the artists of Lake County are designing handcrafted works that would make ideal gifts for the holiday season—particularly for wine lovers.