Copper Valley Trail Company

We have thousands of acres of beautiful foothills to explore on fabulous horses and mules, all on private historic ranch land. On the trails you will enjoy meandering creeks, gorgeous year-round ponds, as well as the only riding trails on the beautiful shores of Lake Tulloch. Michele Toberer 403 Town Square Rd., Copperopolis … [Read more...]

Dragonfly Peony Farm

In an enchanting and whimsical forested Sierra foothill setting, overlooking the Mokelumne river in Wilseyville, Ca., Julia Moore operates Dragonfly Peony Farm, one of only a handful of Peony farms in the entire state. Julia’s “Coral Charm” Peony has taken best-of-show twice in recent years at the Calaveras County Fair and other … [Read more...]

Irish Vineyards

In 1998, the Irish family left the Valley in pursuit of their dreams, hoping to find a quaint location where they could raise their children and build a winery. The small town of Vallecito had both, and the historic Batten house became the foundation on which this dream would grow. The Batten farmhouse, built in 1867, offered … [Read more...]

Ironstone Vineyards

The Sierra Foothill’s premier winery and entertainment complex is open daily from 10am to 5pm offering complimentary tours and wine tasting. Tours feature an aging cavern, landscaped gardens and an amphitheater. While touring enjoy the famed Alhambra Theater Pipe Organ and browse through our fine jewelry shop. To further enhance … [Read more...]

Tryon Ranch

Tryon Ranch has been a working cattle ranch for decades. You'll have access to thousands of acres while staying at the ranch. Traveling With Horses? Both you AND your horse are welcome at Tryon Ranch. Rental charges for the home include up to ten horses and access to the riding trails on 1300 acres at Tryon Ranch and 1700 acres … [Read more...]