Mt Brow Winery Model A Pickup

Mt. Brow Winery

Mt Brow Winery is a family-owned and operated vineyard and winery in the Shaws Flat Area on the outskirts of Sonora. Their goal is to produce wines using only grapes from their vineyard as well as other local foothill vineyards. Mt Brow’s vineyard produces Sangiovese, Merlot and Zinfandel grapes with a total of 6.5 acres […]

Tasting Bar

La Bella Rosa Vineyards Tasting Room

La Bella Rosa Vineyards Tasting Room brings the Tuscan style, Tuolumne County appellation wines to downtown Sonora. Located on N. Washington St, near the Red Church, the tasting room and gift shop is a nice stop when strolling down the streets of historic downtown Sonora. The gift shop is full of all sorts of knickknacks […]

Tasting Room

Indigeny Reserve

Indigeny Reserve is a family-owned and operated ciderworks and distillery located on a 160-acre apple preserve on the outskirts of Sonora. Founded in 2007 with the mission to “celebrate, share, and renew nature’s bounty for generations to come”, Indigeny is open to the public for cider tasting, tours and brandy tasting. Bring a lunch along […]

Donnells Reservoir From Dam

Donnells Reservoir

Donnells Reservoir is one of the three lakes within the Oakdale and South San Joaquin Irrigation Districts’ Tri-Dam project. It is located on the Middle Fork Stanislaus River about 15 miles northeast of Pinecrest and five miles upstream from Beardsley Reservoir. Donnells Reservoir was created by the construction of the 317-foot thin arch Donnells Dam back in […]

Carson Creek Trail

Carson Creek Trail

The Carson Creek Trail is one of he several trails within the New Melones trail system in the Glory Hole Recreation Area. This trail is a moderate 4.3 mile loop beginning at the lower parking area, near the intersection of Glory Hole Rd and Angles Creek Access Rd. The trail follows along the shores of […]

Woods Creek Rotary Park

Close to to heart of downtown Sonora, Woods Creek Rotary Park has a playground for kids, BBQ pits and picnic tables, large area for group picnics or events, and a baseball field. On the banks of a year-round creek, this park is the perfect destination for a mid-day picnic or a quick stroll. The baseball […]

Mud Lake From the North

Bell Meadow to Mud Lake

Bell Meadow to Mud Lake is a moderate level 3.2 mile one-way hike in the Stanislaus National Forest. The trailhead is located about three miles southeast of Pinecrest Lake off of FR 4N25, near the Aspen Meadow Pack Station. Mud Lake is a perfect day hike and awards you with spectacular views of pristine meadows, beautiful […]

Lyons Reservoir From the Dam

Lyons Lake Loop

Lyons Lake Loop is an easy 5.5 mile hike that follows the entire perimeter of Lyons Reservoir. Since most of the hike is fire road, it is easily accessible by hikers, mountain bikers and horseback riders. The grade is very gradual with a total elevation change of less than 300 feet so this hike is […]