Blog

The Best Brunches Near You

Jul 19, 2017
Breakfast is the most important meal of the day but sometimes it’s nice to sleep in every now and then. If you’re staying at the Jackson Lodge and you’re looking for a bite to eat, consider these brunch destinations, which are some of the best around Jackson! Rose Buds Cafe is a quaint eatery that offers up fresh food with excellent service. Much of the products actually come from the family farm that is located nearby and the servers are part of the family. On the menu you’ll also... 

Your Summer Itinerary for Jackson, CA

summer in jackson ca
Jul 7, 2017
With summer in full swing, you might be wanting to enjoy some fun activities during your time in Jackson. Lucky for you, the city offers a number of activities to enjoy from outdoor fun to learning about the history of this great city. If you’re staying at hotels in Jackson CA, here are just some things you can enjoy this summer in Jackson. If you’re looking for some outdoor fun, head over to one of the many lakes in Amador county, One such lake is Pardee Lake. Here, you... 

Adventure Through the California Cavern State Historic Landmark!

california cavern state historical landmark
Jun 21, 2017
The California Cavern State Historic Landmark is a well known cave that guests visit year round. At this cavern, there are a variety of fun activities to enjoy as you travel underground and take a look at the enchanting crystalline formations that line the ceilings and walls of the cavern. Come and see what you can discover at the Cavern State Historic Landmark, The caves were first discovered in 1850 and guests have come to visit the beautiful site ever since. There are a number of tours that guests can choose from when they visit this landmark as... 

Explore the Calaveras County Museum and Historical Society

front of a building
Jun 8, 2017
The Jackson area is known as being an influential part of early California history. With a combination of early settlers and the gold rush, it is a unique part of California that tells a story of young America. If you are wanting to learn more about California during the early 1800s, you will want to stop by the Calaveras County Museum and Historical Society. The Calaveras County Museum and Historical Society is an excellent museum of local history. Here, you can learn more about the early history of the area and learn more about the beginning... 

Visit the Main Street Farmer’s Market in Jackson

main street farmer’s market jackson
May 26, 2017
Throughout the year, Amador County hosts a number of events for both visitors and locals alike. Many of the events, which are hosted in Downtown Jackson, celebrate the history and culture of Amador County. Whatever event you decide to attend, you will likely enjoy the festivities that are offered. One such event that is coming up is the Farmers Market. Be sure to stop by the Main Street Farmer’s Market Jackson for the freshest fruits and produce around. When summer comes around, you’ll be able to enjoy juicy fruits and fresh produce at the... 

Tours at Kennedy Gold Mine

kennedy gold mine jackson ca
May 5, 2017
If you are looking to learn more about the history of early settlers in the area, or want to learn more about the Gold Mine history of California, a stop at Kennedy Gold Mine Jackson CA is a must. The Kennedy Gold Mine is actually one of the deepest gold mines in the entire world and played an important role during the Gold Rush that took place in California from 1849-1858. To learn more about the Mine as well as Gold Mining history, stop by for a tour today! Admission to the Kennedy Mine is FREE and open... 

Motherlode Cruise Car Show in Jackson, CA

motherlode cruise car show jackson
Apr 21, 2017
Historic Main Street in downtown, Jackson offers a number of exciting events throughout the year. These events are not only great to bring together the community, they are also great for visitors to enjoy as well. Some of the annual festivals that are held in downtown Jackson include the Dandelion Days festival, Kit Carson Mt. Men Days, the Gem & Craft Show, the Halloween Parade, and Christmas Delights among others. One such community event that is coming up is the annual Motherlode Cruise Car Show Jackson. Calling all car fans, it’s once again time for the annual Motherlode Cruise Car Show!... 

River Rafting in Jackson CA has Never Been This Amazing!

river rafting in jackson ca
Apr 14, 2017
One of the great things about Northern California is all the opportunity for outdoor adventures. From hiking to camping, there is sure to be something you’ll love. If you or your family is interested in river rafting adventures, here are some companies that offer excellent packages, adventures, and fun. White Water Excitement is a great option for first time riders and a great choice for river rafting in Jackson CA when looking for an exciting adventure. In fact, White Water Excitement has been voted as some of the best white water rafting in all... 

Visit Moaning Cavern Adventure Park

hotels near Moaning Cavern Adventure Park
Mar 24, 2017
At Moaning Cavern Adventure Park, there is certainly something for everyone. Whether it’s journeying deep below the ground in caves or getting a look from above on zip lines, you’ll find just what you’ve been looking for at Moaning Cavern Adventure Park. If you are looking for adventures for the whole family, come and see what adventures are in store for you! Book one of the hotels near Moaning Cavern Adventure Park to get your adventure started! One of the most popular attractions at Moaning Cavern Adventure Park are the Cave Walking Tours. During the cave walking... 

Daffodil Hill

dafodil hill header
Mar 3, 2017
Whenever March is upon us, it means that it is once again that exciting time of year - spring time! While spring means goodbye to cold and dreary days and hello to blue skies and warmer weather, it also means the arrival of beautiful daffodils! If you are in Amador County and looking to witness the beauty of spring, be sure to visit Daffodil Hill, a local ranch that explodes with colorful daffodils every spring. You won’t want to miss out on this beautiful sight! Daffodil Hill takes place every year from around mid-march through mid-april depending on the...