Explore the Most Exciting Things to Do in Auburn

A Guide to Adventure in Northern California

No matter what brings you to Northern California, there are plenty of things to do to make your stay at Red Lion Inn & Suites Auburn memorable. Historically, visitors were drawn to Auburn for its gold mines. These days, tourists come from near and far to soak in the region’s rich history at Old Town Auburn, revel in the many area wineries, compete in national sporting events, explore the area’s vast outdoor wonders, tee off at one of many golf courses and so much more.

Red Lion Inn & Suites puts you in the center of all the best things to do in Auburn, while providing pampering amenities to leave you free to explore the region. Come with the kids for outdoor family fun or with a group of friends for a thrilling casino getaway; Auburn is a city with something for everyone.

Hiking Trails & Parks in Auburn, CA

Whatever your athletic ability, Auburn has something for every outdoor enthusiast. A region meant to be explored outside, Auburn is home to hundreds of scenic trails with paths for hikers, bikers, equestrians, and casual walkers. Find adventure in one of these world famous natural wonders, parks, and canyons in Auburn, CA and near Red Lion Inn & Suites:

  • Sierra Nevada Mountains
  • American River Canyon
  • Folsom Lake & State Recreation Area
  • Auburn State Recreation Area
  • Foresthill Bridge
  • Lake Clementine

Wineries in Auburn, CA

If your idea of unwinding includes sipping on wine, Northern California is the perfect place for you. Home to over 20 wineries, Placer County cities, including Auburn, Loomis, and Roseville, boast an assortment of family-owned and boutique vineyards where winemakers are happy to welcome you on tours and tastings. Be sure to visit these Auburn, CA vineyards close to Red Lion Inn & Suites:

  • Mt. Vernon Winery
  • Lone Buffalo Vineyards
  • PaZa Wines
  • Green Family Winery
  • Fawnridge Winery

Museums in Auburn, CA

Before the Gold Rush put Auburn on the map, the city and surrounding Placer County were home to a thriving Native American community. Go back in time and uncover the exhilarating history of Auburn, and learn why this special city is designated as a California Historical Landmark at these museums near Red Lion Auburn:

  • The Gold Rush Museum
  • Old Town Preservation Society
  • Placer County Museum
  • Bernhard Museum

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