Grass Valley Vacations
Grass Valley in Greater Sacremento is home to about 13,000 people.
Sacramento, the state capital, is 50 miles (80 kilometers) southwest of Grass Valley, while Lake Tahoe is 55 miles (89 kilometers) to the east.
While you and your family are in the area, explore the Empire Mine State Historic Park and discover the area’s history. One of the premier historical museums in the area, it’s a must-visit point of interest. Another great place to visit is the Colfax Area Heritage Museum.
Among the best courses for a game of golf around Grass Valley is Nevada County Country Club. Grab your favorite five iron and putter and hit the fairways, then finish the day in the clubhouse sharing a cold beer with golf-obsessed locals.
In Grass Valley be sure to investigate a few engaging exhibit spaces, such as the Pelton Wheel Museum, where culture vultures can learn and be challenged. Explore the collections at your own pace, browse the various exhibits, then ask around to locate some of the more niche museums in the area.
Nature lovers will want to check out Meadow Vista Park, one of the places where visitors can enjoy some time outdoors. Visitors of all ages love to visit here for its charm and well-tended garden beds and trees.