Located in the heart of Gold Country, Calaveras County is a treasure trove of natural beauty, history, and outdoor recreation. Whether you’re planning a weekend getaway or a longer vacation, the Calaveras County Visitor’s Center is your go-to resource for discovering all the amazing things this region has to offer. Try to get an early start on your drive from the Bay Area so you can stop in on your way up the mountain.
Get the Visitor’s Guide
One of the best things the Visitor’s Center offers is the Calaveras County Visitor’s Guide. This is a great tourism resource with lots of information about things to do in the County.
Here are some things you will find at the Visitor’s Center:
Expert advice from local insiders
The Visitor’s Center is staffed by friendly and knowledgeable locals passionate about sharing the best of their county with visitors. They can provide insider tips on the best hiking trails, fishing spots, wineries, and restaurants, as well as recommendations for unique events and experiences.
Interactive exhibits and displays
The Visitor’s Center features a range of interactive exhibits and displays that highlight the history, geology, and culture of the region. Learn about the California Gold Rush, discover the unique flora and fauna of the Sierra Nevada, and get up close and personal with the fascinating wildlife that calls this area home.
Free maps and brochures
The Visitor’s Center offers a wide selection of free maps and brochures to help you plan your itinerary. Whether you’re interested in exploring historic towns like Angels Camp and Murphys, hiking in the Stanislaus National Forest, or sampling wines along the Sierra Foothills Wine Trail, you’ll find all the information you need to make the most of your visit. They even have some of the brochures of our cabins there!
Event and activity calendar
The Visitor’s Center maintains a comprehensive calendar of events and activities taking place throughout Calaveras County, from music festivals and farmer’s markets to outdoor adventures and cultural events. Check out the calendar to plan your visit around your favorite activities or to discover new experiences you didn’t know were available.
The Calaveras County Visitor’s Center is located at 1192 South Main Street, Angels Camp, CA 95222. It is open Monday-Saturday from 9 am-5 pm and Sunday from 11 am-3 pm. Stop by and start planning your ultimate Gold Country adventure today!