Placer County Foothills

Includes: Alta, Colfax, Meadow Vista, Weimar, Applegate, Christian Vallley, Auburn, Foresthill, Lake of the Pines.

The Placer County foothills is sought-after for it's beauty, rich Gold Rush history and year round recreational offerings.  It's accessibility to the I-80 corridor makes it easy for residents to day trip to popular nearby Northern California destinations, including: Lake Tahoe, Napa Valley and San Francisco.  Properties are varied and aim to suit every kind of buyer, offering lovely landscapes--many with views of the American River Canyon, Sierra Nevada Mountains, Mount Diablo and/or the Coastal Range. Home styles range from luxury horse ranches, cabin retreats, high-end subdivision homes to historic Victorians located in one of the many well-preserved authentic gold mining towns.  

Many people are moving to the foothills towns of the Gold Country from the Bay Area, finding fabulous value in its housing and amenities--without sacrificing having rich and fulfilling lifestyle.


Auburn, CA

Colfax, CA

Foresthill, CA

Lake of the Pines, CA

Loomis, CA

Meadow Vista, CA


About the Neighborhood

There are community events
Neighbors are friendly
There's holiday spirit
Great schools
Great for retirees
Car is needed
Easy commutes
Parks and playgrounds
Lots of wildlife
It's quiet
It's dog friendly
Kids play outside
Walking / Hiking trails
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