Find Your Fun in Placer County

Let our free pass guide you to world-class adventure and welcoming small-town hospitality. Throughout Placer County find hidden hikes, stunning vistas and inspiring adventures — each paired with a welcoming meal, cultural experience or delightful drink to complete a one-of-a-kind Placer County experience.
With Visit Placer’s Explorer Pass you can check in at featured attractions and adventures throughout Placer County, and with each new adventure become eligible for pass prizes. Explore the recreation-rich foothill communities including Colfax, Auburn, Lincoln, Newcastle, Loomis, Rocklin, Granite Bay, Roseville, Foresthill and Dutch Flat, each with their own town character and unique experiences. Or explore the mountain adventures served up in Placer County’s Lake Tahoe region.
Placer County holds a lifetime of exploration. Let our pass guide you to new adventures and special prizes.
The Explorer Pass for 2023 is now closed, but will be returning with new additions in 2024! Follow us on @visitplacer to stay up to date when the new pass launches.

Explore Accommodations

Settle into your stay in Placer County.

While embarking on your exploration of Placer County, find somewhere that fits your style. From family-friendly forays to romantic retreats, there’s something for everyone.

Placer Wine & Ale Trail

Stop along the way for a refreshment at the Placer Wine & Ale Trail.

Check out our full Wine & Ale Trail for an authentic experience in a true farm-to-fork style atmosphere. With over 30 locations to choose from, there’s no shortage of options as you pair outdoor enjoyment and imbibing.