Fun Private Tour of the Old West & California Countryside
Leaving from Sacramento this customized adventurous tour travels across the western slope of the Sierra Nevada Mountains. It will allow you to go back in time and visit the old west and see the beauty and stunning scenery of the California mother lode region.
We will walk through the beautiful underground Mercer Cavern, visit the giant sequoias of Calaveras Big Trees State Park, and see the largest specimen of crystallized gold in existence today at the Ironstone Heritage Museum. As we travel through quaint gold rush towns our options are numerous and we will find the activities that best suit you.
- Sacramento hotel or prearranged pick-up location
- Mercer Caverns
- City of Murphys for lunch
- Calaveras Big Trees State Park
- Ironstone Vineyards Heritage Museum
- Return to your Sacramento hotel or prearranged location
- Numerous wine tasting
- Columbia State Historic Park
- Railtown 1897 State Historic Park "The Movie Railroad"
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection
Duration: 10 hours
Due to the weather or traffic the length of the tour may vary slightly.
Adding additional activities will also lengthen our trip.
Comfortable air-conditioned Chevrolet Tahoe.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
80 USD - 20 USD - Mercer Cavern guided walking tour
60 USD - We will stop for meals along the route, Options exist in different price ranges.
I am not allowed to guide inside some state museums, state parks etc. due to local restrictions, but I will accompany you. Pets may not be welcome as they are not allowed on trails inside many park areas.