Calaveras County is a four-season travel destination located in California’s beautiful Gold Country and spectacular High Sierra between Yosemite and Lake Tahoe. Just 2-1/2 hours from San Francisco and 3-1/2 hours from San Jose, Calaveras is your affordable weekend getaway with award-winning Sierra Foothills wineries and unlimited recreational opportunities. Check our events calendar to see what’s happening right now! Exploring the state? Click on the Visit California logo above to find more fun and adventure.