gold country

Auburn, Placer County hope to strike gold with Lonely Planet Top 10 listing

AUBURN CA - Auburn is basking in the glow of a newly minted top ranking for California’s Gold Country as a prime tourist destination by travel guide Lonely Planet. The editors i ...

Auburn’s finest gear up for ride

Auburn Police Captain John Ruffcorn is putting in many extra hours to make sure the many local bike endeavors this month run smoothly through the streets of Auburn. On Saturday he ...

Media Life: Ghost guide scares up Auburn area’s haunted habitats

The Huell Howser of the afterlife has come up with a travel guide that shows not only where the California Gold Country’s skeletons are buried but where their spirits are doing t ...

Economic rebound plans include tourism strategy for Placer County, Auburn

Hernan Garcia may not know it but he’s the face of Auburn’s tourism future. The Cali, Colombia resident is visiting California for the first time. His travels have taken him t ...