Guides

    • Mariposa County

      Mariposa is a quaint small town that is rich in the Gold Rush history! The town was first established in 1849 and is one of the most southern Gold Rush…

    • Oakhurst

      Formally known as Fresno Flats in the 1850’s, Oakhurst’s history is steeped in the Native American culture as well as the mining and lumber industries.  It is only 12 miles…

    • Catheys Valley

      Catheys Valley is known for its ranch land, with is gently rolling hills, oak trees and a slightly lower elevation.  It is located off the Highway 140 corridor, only 15…

    • Midpines

      Midpines is located off Highway 140 as you leave Mariposa traveling towards Yosemite National Park.  It is a very popular destination for vacation rentals due to it’s proximity to the…

    • Yosemite

      Where to start in describing Yosemite?  Breathtakingly beautiful, majestic, awe inspiring?  Yes, we could start there!  Yosemite National Park features iconic soaring granite outcroppings such as Half Dome, El Capitan…

    • Bass Lake

      If you are searching for an area with loads of recreational options, look no further than Bass Lake!  Soak in the lake from your very own cabin.  Hike amongst the…

    • Coarsegold

      Located just south of Oakhurst, this area features a cute downtown where a flea market is held regularly and is surrounded by boutiques and restaurants.  Chuckchansi Casino is also located…

    • Ahwahnee

      Ahwahnee is just minutes from Oakhurst.  The area if beautiful with meadows and established oak and pine trees.  Enjoy golfing?  Visit River Creek golf coarse for 9 holes that are…

    • Raymond

      Raymond is yet another hidden gem in our Gold Rush rich foothill history!  Raymond was once the hub for getting to and from Yosemite with a rail road station in…

    • North Fork

      North Fork features one of the most scenic drives that most people don’t even know about!  Located about 30 miles outside Yosemite, and minutes from Bass Lake, this mountain community…

    • Merced

      Merced/Atwater houses the amazing UC Merced and Merced College, bringing culture and higher education to this sleepy agricultural community.  The town features a super cute downtown with restaurants, bakeries, and…

    • Le Grand

      Surrounded by agricultural land, there are many farms and ranches in this quaint central valley town.  Only ten minutes from Merced, you can get the rural feel you desire, but…

    • La Grange

      La Grange is located in Stanislaus County, just past the Mariposa County line.  It is a small unincorporated town with a rural setting.  There are not many homes located here,…

    • Snelling

      Snelling is located in Merced County and is situated at the head of the Merced River. Approximately 15 minutes north of Merced, you are close to amenities but can enjoy…

    • Planada

      The town of Planada might be better described as a village! It is petite in size, but has much to offer!  If you are looking for authentic Mexican food, look…

    • Atwater

      Merced/Atwater houses the amazing UC Merced and Merced College, bringing culture and higher education to this sleepy agricultural community.  The town features a super cute downtown with restaurants, bakeries, and…