Tag Archives: Freeport

The Sacramento River Delta: Sacramento to Walnut Grove…historic marine highway!

  The Old Sugar Mill is home to a dozen wineries and gourmet shops; it is the former Chrystal Sugar Refinery, dating to the 1930s, located on the north edge of Clarksburg. Elk Slough is a typical Delta waterway, and leads you to Bogle Vineyards and a most scenic drive. Huck Finn should round the […]

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The Bridges of the Sacramento River Delta…a great excuse for a day tour…!

The bridge across Steamboat Slough dates to 1924. Count the colors of the many Delta bridges, some green, some yellow, some silver, some orange, some gold! For those of you who know the Sacramento and San Joaquin River Deltas, you will appreciate the greatest agricultural land in the country, cross-cut with 1,000 miles of delta […]

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Locke Historic District: visit the only Chinese town built by and for Chinese!

This old Chinese boarding house is now a museum and visitor center in Locke Al the Wops Restaurant on Locke’s Main Street has long been a mainstay for good food! This Chinese Medicine Shop on Locke’s Main Street is open for business! The unincorporated town of Locke, on the south bank of the Sacramento River […]

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Walk on the Wildside! Outdoor Festival on Saturday, May 17

Here is an upcoming, exploratory event great for kids or grandkids…, just 35 miles north of Stockton: Walk on the Wildside! Outdoor Festival Saturday, May 17, 2014 Walk on the Wildside May 17, 2014 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at the Beach Lake Preserve, Freeport, 8301 River Rd(916) 875-WILD  If you’d enjoy a fun, FREE […]

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