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A Day in Tehama County Pioneer history, farm to fork, boutique shopping, and more!

Vacation opportunities in Tehama County are rich and varied - you'll find everything from locally grown farm to fork tastings to rich pioneer history. Add in some boutique shopping unique to the area, and world-class dining amidst the beauty of UpStateCA's outdoor wonderland, and you have the makings of a perfect trip! Below we've put together some of our favorite sites for a day that encapsulates the best that Tehama County has to offer.

The Olive Pit

Start your day off with some farm-to-fork flavors at the Olive Pit! Try out a wide selection of olives, olive oils, flavored balsamic vinegars, tapenades and more at their olive tasting bar.

Downtown Red Bluff

Photos courtesy of the Downtown Red Bluff Business Association

Head up north and stop for lunch in downtown Red Bluff. While you're there, make sure to check out the shopping - with a variety of locally-owned boutiques there's always something interesting and unique to be found!

Left to Right: Kelly-Griggs House Museum, Gaumer's Jewelry & Museum

Don't forget to check out some of the local museums in Red Bluff - the Kelly-Griggs House Museum offers a fascinating look at the history of Tehama County, while Gaumer’s Mineral and Mining Museum showcases a collection over fifty years and four generations in the making.

William B. Ide Adobe State Historic Park

On your way out of Red Bluff, be sure to stop by William B. Ide Adobe State Historic Park. Ide Adobe is a blast to the past, exploring what life was like for pioneers in the mid-19th century. The park features the old adobe home, blacksmith shop, and a visitor center.

Alger Vineyards

After you leave Ide Adobe, stop by for some wine tasting at Alger Vineyards. All wines are made from high quality, estate grown, certified organic grapes, and with views of Lassen Peak in the distance, you couldn't ask for a more scenic place to sit back and enjoy a glass.

Finish your day off with a meal at Highlands Ranch Resort. Inspired by fresh ingredients, seasonal catch of day flown in fresh, and beef aged to perfection, Highlands Ranch Resort brings dishes to life with delightful twists and bursts of flavor amid a unique mountain setting. Settle in after dinner at one of their chalets - with a unique "luxury in the forest" design, you couldn't ask for a better place to lay back and relax after your Tehama County adventure!

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