West Placer County

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West Placer County
is located approximately 15 miles from California's State Capital, Sacramento, heading east along the 1-80 Corridor toward Reno. Encompassing several growing communities, you will find something of interest for everyone, whether you are looking for a place to live, work or vacation.

West Placer County MapMost of these historic cities sprang up quickly in the late 1800's after the discovery of gold in Coloma. You can still visit the historic old towns of Lincoln, Loomis, Rocklin and Roseville. There you can visit the many Gold Rush museums and cultural attractions.

Today a visit to West Placer County offers a remarkably diverse experience from historic main streets to the most modern shopping malls in the country with every specialty shop you could ever hope for. Hundreds of restaurant's; from your favorite fast food drive-thrus to a leisurely evening of fine dining.

West Placer County offers visitors every type of recreation and entertainment for all age groups. Stroll along a trail lined with wild flowers, show off your wakeboarding skills on Folsom Lake, take the kids to one of the many movie theaters or take some time out for yourselves enjoying live theater, nightclubs or trying your luck at the new Indian Gaming Casino. It's all here waiting for you!

Things To Do

Folsom Lake 916-988-0205, Miners Ravine, Treelake Park, Camping, picnicking, nature studies, horseback riding, Historic Downtown Roseville, Historic Downtown Lincoln, Feats of Clay Art Festival, Lincoln Showcase, Downtown Holiday Celebrations, Historic Downtown Rocklin, Rocklin Cemetery Tour, Farmers' Market, Rocklin History Museum, Hiking, Biking, Boating, Water Skiing, Kayaking, Swimming, Roseville Galleria, Fishing, Gaming/Casinos


Granite Bay • Lincoln • Loomis • Rocklin • Roseville






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Chambers & Visitors Bureaus

Choose a Chamber of Commerce or Visitors Bureau for the city or area you wish to obtain more information including events.

Granite Bay - 916-791-7187

Lincoln - 916-645-2035

Loomis - 916-652-7252

Rocklin - 916-624-2548

Roseville - 916-783-8136

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