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Back to Nature

There’s just something about Lake County...

Maybe it’s the air...
Lake County has the cleanest air in California and has been rated the eighth cleanest in the country, with exceptional clarity year-round and an average of 265 days per year of sunny to partly sunny skies.

Maybe it’s the water...
Many bodies of water are scattered throughout Lake County for fishermen, boaters, and watersports enthusiasts to enjoy, including Clear Lake, the largest natural freshwater lake in California, as well as Blue Lakes, Lake Pillsbury, Highland Springs, and Indian Valley reservoirs, and Borax Lake.

Maybe it’s the rural character...
Lake County’s untarnished landscapes and distinct seasons provide opportunities for a range of activities – by land, by water, or by air. From volcano hikes to rock hunting, agricultural festivals to indoor and outdoor wine events, or relaxing nature-based activities like bird watching, hiking, a wildflower tour, or kayaking. Dare to experience extreme sports like hanggliding or wakeboarding. Try something new like a bi-plane tour. Or just enjoy old favorites like golfing and boating. Lake County is the place to get outdoors and get moving. Whatever the reason, more and more people are making their way to Lake County, where they’re finding adventures every day, as well as a relieving pause to the bustle of city life.

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